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Panthers' Grigori Denisenko: Helpers in consecutive outings
Denisenko earned an assist, doled out three hits and went plus-3 in Saturday's 5-4 win over the Blackhawks.
Denisenko picked up the secondary helper on Anthony Duclair's third-period tally. The 20-year-old Denisenko has seen his even-strength assignments on the top line since rejoining the lineup April 27, and that's yielded him two assists in the last two games. For the year, he has added four shots on net, nine hits and an even plus-minus rating in five contests.... See More ... See Less
Panthers' Grigori Denisenko: Earns first NHL assist
Denisenko produced an assist and two hits in Thursday's 4-3 overtime win over the Blackhawks.
Denisenko assisted on an Anthony Duclair goal in the second period. The helper was the first point of Denisenko's NHL career. The young Russian has added six hits, a minus-3 rating and three shots on goal through four contests this season. A first-round pick from 2018, Denisenko is a player to keep an eye on in dynasty formats, although he's likely a year or two away from fantasy relevance in redraft leagues.... See More ... See Less
Panthers' Grigori Denisenko: Added to roster
Denisenko was promoted to the active roster Tuesday.
Denisenko was previously on the taxi squad, but this move could pave the way for him to see game action Tuesday against the Predators. Then again, the 20-year-old winger may just be on hand as emergency depth. Denisenko has appeared in two NHL games this season.... See More ... See Less
Panthers' Grigori Denisenko: Joins taxi squad
Denisenko was added to the taxi squad Sunday, David Dwork of Local 10 Miami reports.
Denisenko has been strong in his first AHL season, racking up five goals and 10 points through 15 games. The 20-year-old forward is scoreless in his two NHL contests but could see some more action down the stretch.... See More ... See Less
Panthers' Grigori Denisenko: Sent to AHL affiliate
Denisenko was assigned to AHL Syracuse on Friday.
Denisenko has only drawn into two games since joining the big club in late February, so he'll head to the minors for some much-needed playing time.... See More ... See Less
Panthers' Grigori Denisenko: Reverts to taxi squad
Denisenko was sent to the taxi squad Monday.
Denisenko has registered two shots on goal and a minus-1 rating in his first two NHL games. The 20-year-old winger may be recalled before Tuesday's matchup against Columbus.... See More ... See Less
Panthers' Grigori Denisenko: Shifts to active roster
Denisenko was promoted to the active roster Saturday.
Denisenko is eligible to make his NHL debut in Saturday's game versus the Predators, though it's uncertain if he'll draw into the lineup. The 2018 first-round pick (15th overall) posted two goals and an assist across four AHL games this year before being recalled. He'll likely play in the bottom six if he cracks the lineup.... See More ... See Less
Panthers' Grigori Denisenko: Shuffles up to taxi squad
Denisenko was recalled from AHL Syracuse to the taxi squad Thursday.
This is Denisenko's first season in North America after spending the last two years in the KHL. The 20-year-old has enjoyed success in the minors, putting up two goals and an assist over the first four games. The 2018 first-round pick (15th overall) will now rise to the taxi squad, where he'll practice with top-level players on a daily basis.... See More ... See Less
Panthers' Grigori Denisenko: Officially inks deal
Denisenko agreed to terms on a three-year deal back in May but has officially put pen to paper.
Denisenko's contract won't kick in until 2020-21, so he won't be burning a year during 2019-20, which gives him plenty of time to break into the 23-man roster. The winger notched just 12 points in 38 appearances for KHL Yaroslavl this season and figures to spend some time in the AHL next year.... See More ... See Less
Panthers' Grigori Denisenko: Reaches deal with Panthers
Denisenko agreed to a three-year, entry-level contract with the Panthers on Tuesday.
Due to the uncertainty regarding when or if the 2019-20 NHL season will resume, Denisenko will hold off on formally signing a contract for the time being, but his commitment to the Panthers is official. The 19-year-old Russian, whom the Panthers selected 15th overall in the 2018 NHL Entry Draft, will make the move to North America after producing 12 points in 38 regular-season games with the KHL's Yaroslavl Lokomotiv in 2019-20.... See More ... See Less
Panthers' Grigori Denisenko: Set to sign contract in May
Denisenko is expected to put pen to paper on an entry-level deal with the Panthers on May 1, per Igor Eronko of Sport-Express.
Denisenko notched three goals and six helpers in nine outings at the 2020 World Junior Championships, his second appearance at the tournament after tallying nine points in seven games in 2019. The winger was selected by the Panthers with the 15th overall pick in the 2018 NHL Draft and figures to compete for a spot on the 23-man roster at training camp this fall.... See More ... See Less
Panthers' Grigori Denisenko: Carries Russia to WJC semis
Denisenko picked up a pair of assists to help Russia to a 3-1 win over Switzerland in the quarterfinals of the 2020 IIHF World Junior Championship on Thursday.
It was big afternoon for Denisenko following a quiet (four points in four games) round robin portion of the tournament. The 15th overall selection in the 2018 NHL Draft, Denisenko's KHL contract with Yaroslavl expires at the end of the season. The Russians will play the winner of Canada/Slovakia in the semifinals January 4.... See More ... See Less
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|Birthplace: Novosibirsk, Russia|