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Vladislav Namestnikov | Winger | #90

Team: Tampa Bay Lightning
Age / DOB:  (23) / 11/22/1992
Ht / Wt:  5'11' / 180
Drafted: 2011 / Rd. 1 (27) / TB

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Vladislav Namestnikov notched a goal and an assist Tuesday in a 6-4 victory versus Edmonton.
He has already set new personal highs with 10 goals and 15 assists for 25 points after 46 games. Namestnikov posted nine goals and 16 points in 43 appearances with the Lightning last season. He has been much more successful in 2015-16 thanks to his increased role on the team and spending plenty of time alongside Steven Stamkos hasn't hit either. Jan 20 - 8:57 AM

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Vladislav Namestnikov is thriving on Tampa's top line.

He is playing alongside Steven Stamkos and Ondrej Palat and has registered eight points in his last four games, including a hat trick Friday night against Pittsburgh. Of Namestnikov Tampa coach Jon Cooper said the following: "He's being a big-time contributor playing wtih some big-time players and he's fitting in just fine". If for some reason the nephew of Slava Kozlov is still available in your pool, don't delay--grab him.
Jan 16 - 11:09 AM

Vladislav Namestnikov scored a hat trick in Friday's 5-4 overtime win over the Penguins.

Namestnikov opened the scoring at the 1:51 mark of the first period, and he also scored a PP goal in the second. The 23-year-old added the overtime winner 2:11 into the extra frame to complete the hat trick. He has nine goals and 23 points in 44 games this season. Valtteri Filppula and Anton Stralman also scored for Tampa Bay.
Jan 15 - 10:45 PM

Vladislav Namestnikov earned a pair of assists in Tuesday's win against Colorado.

He had a hand in both of Steven Stamkos' goals in the match. Namestnikov has five helpers in his past three outings to give him 20 points on the year.
Jan 13 - 10:35 AM

Vladislav Namestnikov has collected three assists and a plus-5 rating in his last two games.

He is still playing alongside Steven Stamkos even though the Lightning are healthy again and is looking much more comfortable in a top-six role. Namestnikov has 18 points in 42 games this campaign.
Jan 11 - 11:44 AM

Vladislav Namestnikov earned a pair of assists in a 5-2 win against Ottawa on Sunday.

He has posted two multi-point performances in his last three games. Namestnikov is finally making the most of playing alongside Steven Stamkos and Nikita Kucherov. The 23-year-old has 15 points in 34 contests.
Mon, Dec 21, 2015 09:13:00 AM

Vladislav Namestnikov netted the game-winning goal in overtime Tuesday night against Toronto.

He also added an assist on Nikita Kucherov's opening goal of the match. Namestnikov didn't have a point in his previous five appearances. He is back on the top line with Kucherov and Steven Stamkos because of Tampa Bay's injury woes.
Wed, Dec 16, 2015 10:26:00 AM

Vladislav Namestnikov is projected to play alongside Steven Stamkos and Nikita Kucherov Monday night.

The Lightning have plenty of injury issues again, so coach Jon Cooper is going back to the trio that has played well for the team previously. Unfortunately, it hasn't led to much offense from Namestnikov.
Mon, Dec 14, 2015 02:40:00 PM

Vladislav Namestnikov scored twice in a 5-4 shootout loss Saturday night.

J.T. Brown and Steven Stamkos each recorded two assists for Tampa Bay. Anton Stralman netted his first goal of the season while Cedric Paquette scored his second of 2015-16.
Sat, Nov 14, 2015 11:32:00 PM

It looks as if Vladislav Namestnikov is going to get at least one more game on Tampa's top line alongside Steven Stamkos and Ryan Callahan.

He will line up in that slot against the Panthers Saturday night. Jonathan Drouin will continue to play with JT Brown and Cedric Paquette. Adjust your lineup accordingly.
Sat, Nov 14, 2015 11:18:00 AM

Vladislav Namestnikov played with Steven Stamkos and Ryan Callahan on Thursday night in a 3-1 win against Calgary.

He finished with 12:47 of ice time because he didn't get any ice time on special teams. Namestnikov had one shot and no points in the match.
Fri, Nov 13, 2015 09:13:00 AM

Vladislav Namestnikov scored a goal in Saturday's 2-1 win over the Buffalo Sabres.

Namestnikov tied the game at one after Buffalo's Sam Reinhart opened the scoring in the game. The 22-year-old now has two goals and three points in six games this season. He was Tampa Bay's first round pick, 27th overall, in 2011.
Sun, Oct 18, 2015 11:26:00 AM

Vladislav Namestnikov has inked a one-year, two-way deal with the Tampa Bay Lightning.

Namestnikov had nine goals and 16 points in 43 contests last season. He went on to participate in another 12 games during Tampa Bay's 2015 playoff run and recorded an assist while averaging 7:51 minutes per contest.
Fri, Jul 17, 2015 08:54:00 PM

Vladislav Namestnikov was among five players to receive a qualifying offer from the Lightning.

Andrej Sustr, Luke Witkowski, Carter Ashton and Philippe Paradis were the others to have their rights retained by Tampa Bay. The Lightning will try to get each of their restricted free agents signed over the off-season.
Mon, Jun 29, 2015 06:28:00 PM

Vladislav Namestnikov is expected to get more opportunities with the Lightning next year.

He skated in 43 games with Tampa Bay during the regular season, where he contributed nine goals and 16 points, and another 12 games in the playoffs. Namestnikov will probably play as a bottom-six forward, so his fantasy value will remain limited.
Mon, Jun 22, 2015 12:36:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Steven Stamkos
2Tyler Johnson
3Valtteri Filppula
4Brian Boyle
LW1Ondrej Palat
2Alex Killorn
3Vladislav Namestnikov
4Jonathan Drouin
5Jonathan Marchessault
6Cedric Paquette
RW1Nikita Kucherov
2Ryan Callahan
3J.T. Brown
4Erik Condra
D1Victor Hedman
2Anton Stralman
3Jason Garrison
4Braydon Coburn
5Matt Carle
6Nikita Nesterov
7Andrej Sustr
8Mattias Ohlund
G1Ben Bishop
2Andrei Vasilevskiy