Toronto Maple Leafs select goaltender Artur Akhtyamov with the 106th overall pick in the NHL draft


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:

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