Evgenii Dadonov
HEIGHT: 5' 11"
BIRTHDATE: 03/12/1989
BIRTHPLACE: Chelyabinsk, RUS
DRAFTED: FLA: 2007-71 overall
Traded to Carolina by Florida with A.J. Jenks for Jon Matsumoto and Mattias Lindstrom, January 18, 2012. Signed as a free agent by Donetsk (KHL), July 4, 2012.
Acquired by the Hurricanes on 1/18/12 along with A.J. Jenks in exchange for Jon Matsumoto and Mattias Lindstrom… Had 82 points (40g, 42a) in 146 career Kontinental Hockey League (KHL) games entering 2014-15… Has 20 points (10g, 10a) in 55 career NHL games, all with Florida… Totaled 84 points (33g, 51a) in 155 career AHL games with Rochester, San Antonio and Charlotte… Represented Russia at the 2007 World Junior Championship, winning bronze… Also played for Russia at the 2007 U-18 World Junior Championship… Played three seasons for Chelyabinsk from 2006-2009, totaling 37 points (19g, 18a) in 107 games on the top Russian level… Completed his first season in North America in 2009-10, skating in four NHL games with the Panthers, and earning 40 points (17g, 23a) in 76 games with Rochester (AHL)… Made his NHL debut vs. OTT (4/6/10)… Totaled 17 points (8g, 9a) in 36 NHL games with Florida in 2010-11, and represented Florida at the 2011 NHL All-Star Game in Raleigh as one of 12 rookies selected to participate… Earned first NHL point with an assist vs. COL (12/7/10)… Netted his first NHL goal Dec. 15 vs. CAR (12/15/10)… Had his first NHL multi-point game with two assists vs. BUF (12/17/10)… Netted two goals in his return to action vs. NYI (3/19) after missing 21 games with a broken finger, his first career multi-goal game… Also skated in 24 AHL games with Rochester in 2010-11, recording 16 points (8g, 8a)… Split the season 2011-12 between Florida (NHL), San Antonio (AHL) and Charlotte (AHL), earning three points (2g, 1a) in 15 NHL games with Florida… Led Donbass Donetsk (KHL) in assists (24) and points (38) and was third on the team in plus/minus (+7) in 2012-13… Ranked second among Donbass Donetsk skaters in goals (15) and points (29) in 2013-14… Led Donetsk in goals (7) and points (12) during the KHL Playoffs, as Donbass eliminated Riga in seven games before falling to Praha.

Totaled 19 goals and 27 assists (46 points) in 53 regular-season games for SKA Saint Petersburg of the KHL… Ranked third among SKA skaters in goals and fourth in points… Led the KHL in playoff goals (15), totaling 20 points in 22 games as SKA captured the Gagarin Cup championship.