Mikhail Valeryevich Pashnin (born 11 May 1989) is a Russian professional ice hockey defenceman who is currently playing for Salavat Yulaev Ufa in the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL). He was drafted in the 7th round of the 2009 NHL Entry Draft by the New York Rangers, as well as first-overall pick in that year's KHL Junior Draft by CSKA Moscow.

Mikhail Pashnin
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Born (1989-05-11) 11 May 1989 (age 30)
Chelyabinsk, Russian SFSR,
Soviet Union
Height 6 ft 1 in (185 cm)
Weight 190 lb (86 kg; 13 st 8 lb)
Position Defence
Shoots Left
KHL team
Former teams
Salavat Yulaev Ufa
CSKA Moscow
Lokomotiv Yaroslavl
NHL Draft 200th overall, 2009
New York Rangers
Playing career 2006–present

Playing careerEdit

Pashnin never signed a contract with the Rangers, opting to remain in Russia, signing a two-year contract extension with Lokomotiv Yaroslavl on 7 April 2015.[1]

In the 2018–19 season, his fifth within CSKA Moscow, Pashnin as a regular on the blueline appeared in 42 regular season games for 5 points. He made 6 post-season appearances to help CSKA capture their first Gagarin Cup.

On 1 June 2019, Pashnin left CSKA as a free agent, signing a one-year contract with his third KHL club, Salavat Yulaev Ufa.[2]

Career statisticsEdit

Regular season and playoffsEdit

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2006–07 Mechel Chelyabinsk RUS 2 41 0 2 2 40  —  —  —  —  —
2007–08 Mechel Chelyabinsk RUS 2 49 2 5 7 58  —  —  —  —  —
2008–09 Mechel Chelyabinsk RUS 2 36 4 12 16 32  —  —  —  —  —
2009–10 CSKA Moscow KHL 44 1 4 5 52 1 0 0 0 0
2010–11 CSKA Moscow KHL 43 2 2 4 38  —  —  —  —  —
2011–12 CSKA Moscow KHL 50 3 2 5 68 5 0 1 1 20
2012–13 Lokomotiv Yaroslavl KHL 32 1 1 2 75 6 0 0 0 6
2013–14 Lokomotiv Yaroslavl KHL 32 0 3 3 114 16 0 1 1 14
2014–15 Lokomotiv Yaroslavl KHL 32 0 2 2 22 5 0 0 0 29
2015–16 Lokomotiv Yaroslavl KHL 39 3 5 8 42 3 0 0 0 14
2016–17 Lokomotiv Yaroslavl KHL 58 0 11 11 78 15 0 0 0 14
2017–18 CSKA Moscow KHL 45 1 10 11 61 20 1 1 2 14
2018–19 CSKA Moscow KHL 42 1 4 5 37 6 0 0 0 6
KHL totals 416 12 44 56 587 77 1 3 4 117
Medal record
Representing   Russia
Ice hockey
World Junior Championships
  2009 Canada

InternationalEdit

Year Team Event Result GP G A Pts PIM
2009 Russia WJC   7 0 2 2 2
Junior totals 7 0 2 2 2

Awards and honorsEdit

Award Year
KHL
Gagarin Cup (CSKA Moscow) 2019 [3]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Lokomotiv extends contract of Pashnin for 2 years" (in Russian). championat.com. 2015-04-07. Retrieved 2015-04-07.
  2. ^ "Mikhail Pashnin moves to Salavat Yulaev" (in Russian). Salavat Yulaev Ufa. 1 June 2019. Retrieved 1 June 2019.
  3. ^ "CSKA lifts the Gagarin Cup". Kontinental Hockey League. 2019-04-19. Retrieved 2019-04-19.

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