Chicago Blackhawks
Chicago Blackhawks
Maxim Shalunov
POSITION: Right Wing
HEIGHT: 6' 3"
BIRTHDATE: 01/31/1993
AGE: 23
BIRTHPLACE: Chelyabinsk, RUS
DRAFTED: CHI: 2011-109 overall
Signed as a free agent by Yekaterinburg (KHL), July 28, 2014.

2011-12: Tallied career highs in points (60), goals (30) and assists (30) in 48 regular-season contests with Chelyabinsk of the Kontinental Hockey League … Compiled a career-high 60 penalty minutes with Chelyabinsk … Notched eight points (3G, 5A) and eight PIM in six postseason relegation tilts.

2010-11: Split the season between two levels of Chelyabinsk … Registered one assist in six regular-season games with Chelyabinsk in his KHL debut … Tallied 22 goals and 14 assists in 39 regular-season games played with Chelyabinsk of Russia’s Minor Hockey League … Recorded 42 PIM … Notched a +13 plus/minus rating … Collected seven points (G, 6A) and two PIM in five MHL postseason appearances.

2009-10: Posted five points (2G, 3A) and a +6 rating in three regular-season games with Chelyabinsk in his MHL debut … Registered seven points (6G, A) and a +4 rating in four postseason tilts … Tallied six PIM.

International Career

Shared second among tournament participants at the U-20 Challenge Cup of Asia with 14 points (9G, 5A) in four games with Russia … Led the tournament with a +16 rating … Pace the team and ranked second in the tournament with nine goals … Represented Team Russia at the 2011 U-18 World Junior Championship, registered three points (2G, A) in six games … Notched four points (3G, A) and +3 rating in seven appearances with Russia at the 2010 U-18 WC … Posted 31 PIM.