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David Semenovich Nemirovsky (Russian: Дэвид Немировски; born August 1, 1976) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey forward. He is currently the head coach of Torpedo Nizhny Novgorod of the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL).

David Nemirovsky
Born (1976-08-01) August 1, 1976 (age 42)
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Height 6 ft 2 in (188 cm)
Weight 205 lb (93 kg; 14 st 9 lb)
Position Right Wing
Shot Right
Played for Florida Panthers
HV71
Lokomotiv Yaroslavl
Ilves
Jokerit
Khimik Voskresensk
AK Bars Kazan
SKA St. Petersburg
Barys Astana
HC Dinamo Minsk
CSKA Moscow
NHL Draft 84th overall, 1994
Florida Panthers
Playing career 1996–2011
2013–2014

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Playing careerEdit

Nemirovsky was born in Toronto, Canada, and is of Russian descent.[citation needed] As a youth, he played in the 1990 Quebec International Pee-Wee Hockey Tournament with a minor ice hockey team from Wexford, Toronto.[1]

Nemirovsky was drafted 84th overall by the National Hockey League's Florida Panthers in the 1994 NHL Entry Draft.[citation needed] Picked from the Ottawa 67's of the Ontario Hockey League, he went on to play parts of four seasons with Florida, playing 91 games for the Panthers and scoring 16 goals and 22 assists for 38 points, he also picked up 42 penalty minutes.[citation needed]

Nemirovsky then spent three seasons with the St. John's Maple Leafs in the American Hockey League before moving to Europe. After short spells in Sweden and Russia, he spent two seasons in Finland before returning to Russia in 2003.[citation needed] In 2010, he played with CSKA Moscow. Nemirovsky came out of retirement and signed with CSKA Moscow of the KHL in 2013.[2]

Nemirovsky also captained and was the leading scorer for the gold medal winning Canadian team at the Maccabiah Games in Israel in 1997.

Executive and Coaching careerEdit

Following his retirement from a 18-year playing career, Nemirovsky remained in Russia and moved into hockey management in accepting the role of Sports Director at the age of 38 for Admiral Vladivostok of the KHL from 2015 to 2018.[3]

On May 7, 2018, Nemirovsky was announced as head coach for Torpedo Nizhny Novogorod of the KHL beginning from the 2018–19 season.[4]

Career statisticsEdit

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1991–92 Western Dukes MetJHL 23 6 13 19 2
1991–92 Pickering Panthers MetJHL 14 3 10 13 5
1992–93 North York Rangers MetJHL 40 19 23 42 27
1993–94 Ottawa 67's OHL 64 21 31 52 18 17 10 10 20 2
1994–95 Ottawa 67's OHL 59 27 29 56 25
1995–96 Sarnia Sting OHL 28 18 27 45 14 10 8 8 16 6
1995–96 Carolina Monarchs AHL 5 1 2 3 0
1995–96 Florida Panthers NHL 9 0 2 2 2
1996–97 Florida Panthers NHL 39 7 7 14 32 3 1 0 1 0
1996–97 Carolina Monarchs AHL 34 21 21 42 18
1997–98 Florida Panthers NHL 41 9 12 21 8
1997–98 New Haven Beast AHL 29 10 15 25 10 1 1 0 1 0
1998–99 Fort Wayne Komets IHL 44 22 13 35 24
1998–99 Florida Panthers NHL 2 0 1 1 0
1998–99 St. John's Maple Leafs AHL 22 3 9 12 18 5 4 1 5 0
1999–00 St. John's Maple Leafs AHL 57 18 25 43 69
2000–01 St. John's Maple Leafs AHL 9 1 2 3 10
2000–01 HV71 SEL 26 7 11 18 45
2001–02 Lokomotiv Yaroslavl RSL 10 2 2 4 4
2001–02 Ilves SM-l 20 12 18 30 34 3 1 0 1 8
2002–03 Ilves SM-l 20 9 8 17 24
2002–03 Jokerit SM-l 36 9 15 24 14 9 1 2 3 6
2003–04 Khimik Voskresensk RSL 16 3 3 6 2
2003–04 Ak Bars Kazan RSL 38 12 6 18 12 8 1 1 2 2
2004–05 Ak Bars Kazan RSL 8 0 0 0 2
2004–05 SKA Saint Petersburg RSL 32 6 4 10 6
2005–06 CSKA Moscow RSL 45 9 9 18 42 7 3 1 4 8
2006–07 CSKA Moscow RSL 47 14 14 28 32 12 2 1 3 6
2007–08 SKA Saint Petersburg RSL 53 15 13 28 40 9 2 1 3 36
2008–09 SKA Saint Petersburg KHL 43 13 14 27 30 3 1 0 1 4
2009–10 Barys Astana KHL 47 15 14 29 28 3 1 0 1 0
2010–11 HC Dinamo Minsk KHL 16 2 6 8 2
2010–11 CSKA Moscow KHL 2 0 0 0 0
2010–11 Mighty Dogs Schweinfurt Ger.4 2 4 2 6 0 3 4 5 9 18
2013–14 CSKA Moscow KHL 16 0 0 0 6
NHL totals 91 16 22 38 42 3 1 0 1 0
RSL totals 249 61 51 112 140 36 8 4 12 52
KHL totals 124 30 34 64 66 6 2 0 2 4

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Pee-Wee players who have reached NHL or WHA" (PDF). Quebec International Pee-Wee Hockey Tournament. 2018. Retrieved 2019-01-31.
  2. ^ "David Nemirovski returns to CSKA". CSKA Moscow. 2013-10-07. Retrieved 2013-10-07.
  3. ^ "David Nemirovsky Sports Director". Admiral Vladivostok. 2015-06-29. Retrieved 2015-06-29.
  4. ^ "David Nemirovsky Torpedo head coach" (in Russian). Torpedo Nizhny Novgorod. 2018-05-07. Retrieved 2018-05-07.

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