Maple Leafs select Artur Akhtyamov with the 106th overall pick

The Leafs added a goaltender to the system with their first of two selections in the fourth round. Russian netminder Artur Akhtyamov joins Joseph Woll and Ian Scott in the Leafs goaltending prospect stable.
Akhtyamov is a 6’2″ athletic goaltender who has put up impressive numbers in the MHL in the last two seasons, and even better numbers in a small sample of 4 games at the VHL level this season.

Year
Team
League
GP
GAA
SV%

2018-2019
Irbis Kazan
MHL
54
2.30
.921

2019-2020
Irbis Kazan
MHL
46
1.80
.931

2020-2021
Irbis Kazan
MHL
3
1.67
.926

Bars Kazan
VHL
4
0.98
.957

Here are some highlights of Akhtyamov:

2020 NHL Draft Prospect Artur Akhtyamov! #AreYouGoldStar? pic.twitter.com/lMzR8Tj9jM
— Gold Star Hockey (@GoldStarHockey) October 3, 2020

 
(Statistics from eliteprospects.com)

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Author: Nick Richard / The Leafs Nation

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