Still left winger who joined up with the NHL’s Chicago Blackhawks seeing that an undrafted participant after hanging out on 3 different Russian professional groups. He performed internationally for the Russian Men’s Under 20 group in 2010-2011 that could wind up earning gold on the IIHF Globe U20 Tournament. He helped Russia collect silver on the 2015 Globe Championships in the Czech Republic. He was created in Korkino, Chelyabinsk Oblast, Soviet Union. He was inspired to try out hockey from a age group by his grandfather, whom was a previous amateur hockey participant. He became a teammate of Patrick Kane upon signing up for the Chicago Blackhawks.