Ruslan Fedotenko
Ruslan Fedotenko
Left Wing
NUMBER: 26
HEIGHT: 6' 1"
WEIGHT: 200
SHOOTS: Left
BIRTHDATE: 01/18/1979
BIRTHPLACE: Kiev, UKR
DRAFTED: undrafted
2008-09 NOTES
*Will be appearing in his second career Stanley Cup Final Game 7 tonight at Detroit.
*Registered six points (3G-3A) in his last eight games, including his seventh assist of the post-season in Game 6 versus Detroit June 9.
*Recorded a career high 10 shots at Washington May 10.
*Ranks third among Penguins forwards with 56 hits and tied for first with a plus-9 rating through 23 post-season games.
*Ranked second on the team with a plus-18 rating during the regular season.

PLAYOFF HIGHS
Points: 2 - (3X) last time, May 23 @ CAR
Shots: 10 - May 9 @ WSH
Icetime: 17:57 - May 9 @ WSH
Plus/Minus: +2 -(3X) last time, June 2 vs. DET
Blocked Shots: 2 - (2X) last time, May 13 @ WSH
Hits: 8 - May 6 vs. WSH

CAREER HIGHS MOST RECENT
Goals: 2(2X) 06/07/2004 TB 2 vs. CGY 1
Assists: 1(7X) 05/23/2009 PIT 6 at CAR 2
Points: 2(6X) 05/23/2009 PIT 6 at CAR 2
SOG: 10(1X) 05/09/2009 PIT 4 vs. WSH 3 (OT)br>PIM: 12(1x) 04/25/2006 TB 4 vs. OTT 8

CAREER HIGHS MOST RECENT
Goals: 2(9X) 02/21/09 PIT 5 at PHI 4
Assists: 2(4X) 12/13/2008 PIT 6 at PHI 6
Points: 3(8X) 02/21/09 PIT 5 at PHI 4 (2G-1A)br>SOG: 7(1X) 10/26/2006 TB vs CAR 1
PIM: 15(1x) 12/27/2000 PHI 5 at FLA 2
2007-08: Led NY Islanders in power-play goals (8) in first season with team … Also tied for third in goals (16) and was fourth in hits (104) … Versatile winger tied career high with three points (1+2) in Islanders debut Oct. 5 vs. Buffalo … Played 500th NHL game Dec. 29 vs. New Jersey … Named NHL Second Star of the Week for games ending Feb. 17. Had four goals, five points in three games, including two game-winning goals.

NHL CAREER: Seven-year NHL vet won Stanley Cup with Tampa Bay in 2003-04 … Tied for Lightning team lead in goals during 2003-04 playoffs (12) and scored both goals in Cup-clinching 2-1 victory over Calgary … Has played 53 career playoff games with 17 points (13+4) … Has scored at least 16 goals in six of seven NHL seasons, including career-high 26 with Tampa Bay in 2005-06 … Also had career-high 41 points in 2005-06 … Closing in on 250 career points. … Signed as undrafted free agent by Philadelphia Flyers in 1999 and made NHL debut Oct. 24, 2000 vs. NY Rangers.

INTERNATIONAL: Played for Ukraine in 2006 Olympics, scoring one goal in one game vs. Switzerland.

JUNIOR: Native of Kiev, Ukraine, played one season for Sioux City in USHL in 1998-99 … Scored 43 goals, 77 points in 55 games with the Musketeers … Led USHL in game-winning goals (9) and finished second in goals and points.