Alexander Kadeykin

Hometown:

Elektrostal Russia

Currently Playing In:

Europe

Birthday:

1993-10-04

Position:

C

Eligible for draft:

2012

Shoots:

left

Drafted:

2014

Height:

6-3

Acquired:

7th round (201st overall), 2014

Weight:

187 lbs.

Probability of Success
  • C

History
Talent Analysis
Though he was passed over the first two times he was draft eligible, Kadeykin's developing two-way game attracted Detroit's attention. Kadeykin is a good defender and passer with an innate sense of where to be on the ice. He needs to improve his skating, but the Red Wings think he could be a third line center somewhere down the road.
Future
Kadeykin will return to the KHL's Atlant Mytishchi in 2014-15.

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