Maxim Letunov
Born (1996-02-20)20 February 1996,
Moscow, Russia
Height
Weight
6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
180 lb (82 kg; 12 st 12 lb)
Position Centre
Shoots Left
NHL team San Jose Sharks
NHL Draft 52nd overall, 2014
St. Louis Blues
Playing career 2018–present

Maxim "Max" Letunov (born 20 February 1996) is a Russian professional ice hockey centre currently playing for the San Jose Sharks of the National Hockey League (NHL).

Playing career[edit | edit source]

Letunov was selected 52nd overall in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft by the St. Louis Blues.[1] After playing for the University of Connecticut, Letunov was signed to an entry-level contract by the San Jose Sharks on 14 March 2018.[2]

He made his NHL debut on 4 February 2020, in a 3–1 win over the Calgary Flames.[3] His first goal came two days later, during a 6–3 win against the Edmonton Oilers.[4]

Career statistics[edit | edit source]

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2013–14 Youngstown Phantoms USHL 60 19 24 43 42
2014–15 Youngstown Phantoms USHL 58 25 39 64 18 4 0 1 1 0
2015–16 U. of Connecticut HE 36 16 24 40 2
2016–17 U. of Connecticut HE 33 7 20 27 25
2017–18 U. of Connecticut HE 36 12 16 28 12
2018–19 San Jose Barracuda AHL 57 12 16 28 20 3 0 2 2 2
2019–20 San Jose Barracuda AHL 50 12 28 40 12
2019–20 San Jose Sharks NHL 3 1 0 1 0
NHL totals 3 1 0 1 0

Awards and honors[edit | edit source]

Award Year
USHL
Second All-Star Team 2015
College
HE All-Rookie Team 2016
HE Second All-Star Team 2016, 2018

References[edit | edit source]

  1. 2014 NHL Entry Draft: St. Louis Blues Select Maxim Letunov at 52nd Overall. National Hockey League. Retrieved on 28 June 2014.
  2. Sharks Sign Forward Maxim Letunov. National Hockey League. Retrieved on 14 March 2018.
  3. Thornton scores 1,500th point in Sharks win against Flames. National Hockey League. Retrieved on 4 February 2020.
  4. Meier has three points for Sharks in win against Oilers. National Hockey League. Retrieved on 6 February 2020.

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