The LA Kings have declared the right side of the & # 39; Nikita Scherbak & # 39; off of waivers from Kanadiens of & # 39; Montreal, Vice President and General Manager Kings Rob Blake announced today.
Scherbak is a native of Russia who had 29 career NHL games, all with & # 39; Montreal. It goes 23 on 30 & # 39; December.
A 6-2, 192-pounder from Moscow, Scherbak had five games with Laval Rocket in American Hockey League & # 39; this season, and did not appear in & # 39; game with the Canadiens.
The last season, he went in & # 39; 26 game regular season with Kanadiens and recorded six points, including four & # 39; goals. One of his goals came on the power play and one was short-Handed.
Scherbak made NHL debut in 2016-17 season where it appeared in his first three NHL games and recorded one point, the first goal of his career. It was originally the first draft choice & # 39; Montreal (general 26) in 2014.
The Kings start tonight & # 39; four & # 39; matches against the Hurricanes of & # 39; Carolina at 7.30pm. Tuned to & # 39; FOX Sports West or – FOX Sports App!