San Jose Sharks
San Jose Sharks
Daniil Tarasov
POSITION: Right Wing
HEIGHT: 6' 0"
BIRTHDATE: 06/20/1991
AGE: 25
DRAFTED: undrafted
USHL All-Rookie Team (2011) USHL Second All-Star Team (2011) USHL First All-Star Team (2012) Signed as a free agent by Worcester (AHL), June 1, 2012. Signed as a free agent by San Jose, April 2, 2013. Signed as a free agent by Dynamo Moscow, July 17, 2015.

2014-15: Made his NHL debut with San Jose on Feb. 5, 2015 at Vancouver, registering his first NHL point (assist)...Ranked 3rd on Worcester in goals (16) and 6th in points (33)...2013-14: T-3rd on Worcester in goals (17) and 4th in points (31), despite appearing in just 47 games...

2013-14: Ranked T-3rd on the team in goals (17), 4th in points (31) and 10th in assists (14), despite playing in just 47 games…Led the team in power-play points (13) and tied for team lead with four gamewinning goals…Netted first career hat trick on Oct. 26 at Springfield.

2012-13: Split time between San Francisco (ECHL) and Worcester (AHL)…Named Worcester Sharks Rookie of the Year, leading all Worcester rookies in goals (14), points (28) and shots (121)…Played in 43 games, finishing 2nd on the team with three game-winning goals…Scored his first AHL goal (the game-tying goal with 10.7 seconds remaining in 3rd period, Grubauer) vs. Hershey on Jan. 16…Recorded first AHL point (assist) at Albany on Jan. 12.

Led the team in goals (47), assists (41), points (88), and finished 3rd in penalty minutes (86)…2nd in the USHL in goals, points, and led the USHL with eight game-winning goals…Finished the regular season riding a 13-game point streak, amassing 26 points (14-12=26)…Added 10 points (5-5=10) in six playoff games.

Led the league in goals (37), T-1st in game-winning goals (8), 2nd in points (37-38=75) and plus/minus (+34), 3rd in shots (217) and T-7th in assists.

Made his USHL debut with Waterloo and appeared in two games.