Panarin surpassed Larionov in the list of the best Russian scorers in the NHL
New York Rangers forward Artemi Panarin scored two goals against Pittsburgh. And bypassed Igor Larionov in the list of the best Russian league scorers. Panarin's team won with a score of 6:0. In addition to the Russian, goals were scored by Mika Zibanejad, Vladimir Tarasenko, Chris Kreider and Jacob Truba.
Now Panarin has 646 points. He earned them in 577 regular season NHL games and went to 15th place in the rankings. Panarin has 77 points this season. That's 22 goals and 55 assists.
Note that the goalkeeper of the "Rangers" Igor Shesterkin issued a second shut-out this season. He reflected in the match with “Pittsburgh” all 33 shots and became the first star of the match. Panarin was recognized as the third.