Kaprizov was selected as the Calder Trophy winner as the NHL's best rookie.
Kaprizov was a virtual lock for the award after a consistent and excellent first NHL campaign. He had three points in his debut, and he finished the year with 27 goals and 24 assists in 55 regular-season outings. The 24-year-old Russian winger will look to build on his impressive start next year once he signs a new contract -- he's set to be a restricted free agent this offseason.
Kaprizov scored a power-play goal on two shots and added three hits in Friday's 6-2 loss to the Golden Knights in Game 7.
Kaprizov tied the game at 2-2 with his second-period tally, but that was it for the Wild's offense in the elimination game. The 24-year-old winger struggled in the playoffs with only three points, 11 shots on net, 14 hits and a minus-3 rating in the seven-game series. He'll head into 2021-22 as a top-six winger -- after a 51-point rookie campaign, fantasy managers will likely look to invest an early-round pick to roster Kaprizov.
Kaprizov scored a goal in Monday's 4-2 win over the Golden Knights in Game 5.
Kaprizov answered a Mark Stone goal with just 52 seconds between the two tallies. The Wild took over after Kaprizov's equalizer and held on for the rest of the game. The Russian winger has had a slow start to the postseason with two points, nine shots on goal and 11 hits through five contests.
Kaprizov recorded an assist, three hits, two PIM and a minus-3 rating in Thursday's 5-2 loss to the Golden Knights in Game 3.
Kaprizov made a good pass to Ryan Hartman for the opening tally Thursday, but that was the extent of the positivity for their line in the contest. The 24-year-old Kaprizov was often caught on the ice for the Golden Knights' goals in the final two periods. The Russian winger has posted six shots on net and nine hits in three playoff outings, but he hasn't been as effective on the scoresheet with just the lone assist and minus-3 rating.
Kaprizov (rest) will rejoin Minnesota's lineup for Sunday's Game 1 versus Vegas, Sarah McLellan of the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.
Kaprizov was given the night off for Thursday's regular-season finale against the Blues, but he'll return to his usual featured role Sunday. The outstanding rookie has racked up 27 goals and 51 points through 55 games this campaign.
Kaprizov (rest) won't play Thursday versus the Blues, Michael Russo of The Athletic reports.
Kaprizov has certainly earned a day off after piling up 27 goals and 51 points as a rookie this season. That's good enough to make him the Wild's leading scorer. The 24-year-old winger should be ready to go in a top-six role once the postseason gets underway.
Kaprizov handed out two assists and had three shots in a 4-3 overtime win over Anaheim on Saturday.
The rookie sensation put together his fourth straight two-point game, setting up goals by Jared Spurgeon and Ryan Hartman to stake the Wild to a 2-1 lead. The 23-year-old Kaprizov will take a six-game point streak (five goals, five assists) into the penultimate game of the season Wednesday in St. Louis.
Kaprizov scored the game-winning goal and added an assist in Friday's 4-3 overtime win over the Ducks.
Kaprizov has points in 10 of the last 11 games, racking up 11 tallies and three helpers in that span. The Russian rookie's tally Friday was his third game-winner of the season. He's up to 49 points, 149 shots on net and a plus-10 rating through 53 contests.
Kaprizov scored twice on four shots and had two PIM in Wednesday's 3-2 overtime loss to Vegas. He added four shots and one hit.
Kaprizov continued his dazzling rookie campaign, striking twice in a span of 2:10 during the third period to put Minnesota on top 2-1. The goals were the 25th and 26th of the season for Kaprizov, who has found the scoresheet in nine of his last 10 games, racking up 10 goals and two assists with 40 shots during that stretch.
Kaprizov scored a goal on four shots and supplied an assist in Monday's 6-5 win over the Golden Knights.
Kaprizov had a helper on Nick Bonino's power-play goal in the second period. In the third, Kaprizov scored the game-tying goal with 1:32 left in the contest. The 24-year-old winger is up to 24 tallies, 45 points, 142 shots on net and a plus-7 rating through 51 outings this season. He's collected 12 points with the man advantage.
Kaprizov scored a goal on three shots and added two hits in Thursday's 5-4 overtime loss to the Blues.
Kaprizov tallied in the final minute of regulation to force overtime. The Russian winger saw his goal streak snapped at five games Wednesday, but it didn't take him long to put another biscuit in the basket. He's up to 23 goals, 42 points, 134 shots on net, a plus-6 rating and 28 hits through 49 contests.
Kaprizov scored a power-play goal on four shots Saturday in a 6-3 win over San Jose.
Kaprizov extended his goal-scoring streak to five games with a rocket of a one-timer early in the third period that gave the Wild a 5-1 lead. The 23-year-old sensation, who appears to be the favorite to land the Calder Memorial Trophy, leads all NHL rookies in points (41), goals (22), power-play goals (eight) and shots on goal (127). He'll draw three straight games next week against a St. Louis squad that ranks just outside the NHL's bottom-third in goals against per game (3.11).
Kaprizov scored two goals on six shots in Friday's 4-2 win over the Kings.
Kaprizov opened the scoring at 7:44 of the first period with his 20th goal of the season. He didn't stay on a round number for long, burying goal No. 21 on the power play in the second period. The rookie winger is up to 40 points (10 on the power play), 123 shots on net and a plus-7 rating in 46 outings.
Kaprizov scored a goal on four shots and had four hits Wednesday in a 4-1 win over Arizona.
The rookie provided yet another electrifying goal, this one to give the Wild a 3-1 lead with 1:40 left in the third period. Kaprizov was denied by Darcy Kuemper on a breakaway chance but stayed with the puck behind the net and tucked in a wraparound try before the Arizona netminder could recover. Kaprizov has now lit the lamp in three straight games and leads all NHL rookies in points (38), goals (19) and shots (117).
Kaprizov scored a power-play goal on four shots and added two hits in Monday's 5-2 win over the Coyotes.
Kaprizov opened the scoring at 9:19 of the first period. The winger has sole possession of the Wild franchise record for points as a rookie with 37. He's added 113 shots on net, a plus-5 rating and nine power-play points in 44 contests this year.
Kaprizov scored a goal on three shots in Saturday's 5-2 win over the Sharks.
The goal was Kaprizov's 36th point of the season, tying him with Marian Gaborik for the most points by a rookie in franchise history. The 23-year-old Kaprizov has added 109 shots on net and a plus-6 rating through 43 contests. There's a strong chance he sets the record before the end of the season.
Kaprizov scored two goals and added an assist, all on the power play, in Wednesday's 8-3 win over the Avalanche.
Kaprizov opened the scoring four minutes into the game. He tallied again in the second period and added a helper on Kevin Fiala's hat-trick-clinching goal in the third. The 23-year-old Kaprizov continues to impress with 16 goals, 18 assists, 99 shots on net and a plus-8 rating through 38 games in his rookie season.
Kaprizov scored a power-play goal on four shots and added two PIM in Saturday's 2-1 win over the Golden Knights.
Kaprizov converted on a pass from Joel Eriksson Ek at 6:13 of the third period. The 23-year-old Kaprizov has four goals and two helpers in his last six outings. The Calder Trophy front-runner is up to 31 points (14 goals, 17 assists), a plus-10 rating and 95 shots on net through 36 games. He's putting up a strong year, rookie or otherwise, and should be a near-lock for most fantasy lineups.
Kaprizov scored a goal on six shots and added a power-play assist in Thursday's 3-2 shootout win over the Golden Knights.
Kaprizov's impressive rookie season continued Thursday as he factored into both of the Wild's goals in regulation. The 23-year-old reached the 30-point mark in just 35 appearances -- he's scoring at a top-50 pace in the league. Kaprizov has added 91 shots on net, a plus-9 rating and 10 PIM.
Kaprizov scored a goal on four shots in Wednesday's 4-2 loss to the Sharks.
Kaprizov got the Wild on the board at 8:23 of the third period, but they weren't able to tie the game. The Russian rookie has points in three of his last four outings, and he's up to 12 goals and 28 points in 34 contests overall. He's added 85 shots on net and a plus-8 rating as he's developed quickly into a solid top-line winger.
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|05/28||@ LV||L 2-6||1||0||1||0||21:10|
|05/26||vs LV||W 3-0||0||0||0||0||18:07|
|05/24||@ LV||W 4-2||1||0||1||0||15:03|
|05/22||vs LV||L 0-4||0||0||0||0||20:56|
|05/20||vs LV||L 2-5||0||1||1||-3||19:27|
|05/18||@ LV||L 1-3||0||0||0||0||19:02|
|05/16||@ LV||W 1-0 (OT)||0||0||0||0||18:18|
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