RSB Top 30: Preliminary Rankings
December 2002
Prospects eligible for 2003 NHL ENTRY DRAFT.
Rankings only for players based in Russia for the 02-03 season.
 
Rank
+/- Player
Pos
02/03 club
BD
Height
Weight
1
=
Nikolai Zherdev
R/C/L
CSKA Moscow
Nov.5/84
6-1
186
2
=
Igor Mirnov
RW
Dynamo Moscow
Sept.19/84
6-0
190
3
+1
Dmitry Pestunov
C
Metallurg Magnitogorsk
Jan.22/85
5-10
200
4
-1
Denis Ezhov
D
Lada-2 Togliatti (R1)
Feb.28/85
6-0
200
5
=
Konstantin Glazachev
LW
Lokomotiv Yaroslavl
Feb.18/85
6-0
160
6
+2
Evgeny Tunik
R/L
Elemash Elektrostal (HL)
Nov.17/84
6-3
207
7
-1
Grigory Shafigullin
C
Lokomotiv Yaroslavl
Jun.13/85
6-2
175
8
-1
Dmitry Kosmachev
D
CSKA Moscow
Jan.7/85
6-3
190
9
=
Ivan Khomutov
RW
Elemash Elektrostal (HL)
Mar.11/85
6-3
195
10
=
Andrei Kostitsyn
C/W
CSKA Moscow
Feb.3/85
5-11
180
11
=
Evgeny Isakov
LW
Severstal Cherepovets
Oct.13/84
6-0
180
12
+1
Ruslan Khasanshin
LW
CSK VVS Samara (HL)
Feb.7/85
5-10
161
13
+1
Alexei Ivanov
C
Lokomotiv-2 Yaroslavl (R1)
Jan.5/85
5-10
175
14
-2
Roman Petrov
C
Lokomotiv-2 Yaroslavl (R1)
Apr.24/85
5-10
167
15
=
Alexander Voronin
C
Lokomotiv-2 Yaroslavl (R1)
Sep.26/84
6-0
187
16
=
Andrei Pervyshin
D
Lokomotiv-2 Yaroslavl (R1)
Jun.7/85
5-9
160
17
+1
Arseny Bondarev
LW
Lokomotiv-2 Yaroslavl (R1)
Sept.4/85
6-1
160
18
-1
Yuri Ermolin
RW
Avangard Omsk
May.6/84
6-0
187
19
=
Rafik Khairetdinov
D
Krylia Sovetov-2 Moscow (R1)
May.5/85
6-1
170
20
+1
Sergei Shtymenko
LW
CSKA-2 Moscow (R1)
Aug.5/85
5-10
180
21
+2
Dmitry Kostyuk
D
Elemash Elektrostal (HL)
Oct.6/84
6-0
180
22
=
Anton Ponomarev
D
Molot-Prikamie Perm
Oct.24/84
6-1
175
23
+2
Alexander Zhurun
F
Molot-Prikamie Perm
Apr.8/85
5-10
178
24
+6
Alexander Shinin
D
Severstal Cherepovets
Jan.7/84
5-10
181
25
-5
Artyom Nosov
D
Metallurg Magnitogorsk
Apr.4/85
5-11
187
26
+1
Georgy Misharin
D
Dynamo-Energia  (HL)
May.11/85
6-0
190
27
-3
Dmitry Chernykh
RW
Khimik Voskresenks (HL)
Feb.2/85
6-1
170
28
new
Kirill Stepanov
D
Neftekhimik Nizhnekamsk
Jan.28/84
5-11
191
29
new
Artur Garipov
D
Amur-2 Khabarovsk (R1)
Jan.26/84
6-4
219
30
-4
Nikita Bazhukov
RW/D
Lokomotiv-2 Yaroslavl (R1)
Jul.31/85
6-2
190

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