Rodion Amirov became a 19-year-old star overnight after he was drafted by the Toronto Maple Leafs, who are one of the best-recognized teams in the world, in the 2020 NHL draft, he is a Russan hockey player and has managed to earn the silver medal with Russia’s U-18 hockey team in the 2019 Sweden World Championships.
He will play for the Canadian team is one of their best young prospects.
|Birthday||2 October 2001|
|Profession||Hockey Player in the NHL|
10 Facts About Rodion Amirov
- Rodion Amirov was born on 2 October 2001 and his age as of October 2020 is 19 years old as per this source. He was born in Salavat, Russia.
- The Russian professional hockey star has a height of 6 feet according to Hockey DB.
- There is not much information about his parents other than the fact that they are Russian. As such, he is Russian by nationality and Caucasian by ethnicity.
- Rodion credits his father for teaching him how to skate at their local rink.
- He is now at the biggest hockey league in the world and will be earning a huge salary at Toronto Maple Leafs. He will also be offered a huge contract.
- Before getting drafted into an NHL team, he played in the MHL and was one of their youngest yet most lethal players. His stats were also top of the line managing 10 goals and 12 assists.
- His stellar performances in the MHL attracted the attention of the big teams in North America.
- He was already a star before coming to the draft. He was the 15th overall pick in the draft and was selected by the Toronto Maple Leafs.
- Amirov will be playing the left-wing position for the team. He is set to be one of the most exciting new players in the NHL season. Pundits and experts have touted him to become a top-tier player in the coming seasons.
- He has not revealed any information about his girlfriend.