Fantasy Summary

Guskov is a 200-foot player who has had his role limited on a strong London Knights squad. He flashes offensive tools but consistency and opportunity are an issue at the moment.


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September 2019 – Matvey Guskov has been returned to London of the OHL for the 2019-20 season. He’ll receive an increased role with a perennially dangerous London team. Sam Happi


July 2019 – The Minnesota Wild’s 5th round selection in the 2019 NHL Draft is a solid two-way center for the London Knights. His point totals were somewhat muted by a limited role as a draft eligible player on a competitive team but the young Russian showed flashes of high-end skill and finishing touch. Guskov is a good skater who accelerates to his top speed quite efficiently and with good technical stride. He can be easily be knocked off the puck at times but some physical maturing should help with that. From a fantasy perspective, Guskov has upside as a middle-six scorer who can help produce on a third line. He is a skilled, 200-foot center who plays a the role of a prototypical, modern third line center. Some further development and an expanded role with London this upcoming season could lead to this puck looking much more valuable a year from now. Tony Ferrari

Fantasy Upside 5.0
NHL Certainty 4.0
Country RUS
Position C
Roster Type System
Shoot/Glove Left
Date of Birth January 30, 2001
Height 6‘1”
Weight 172 lbs
Drafted 2019 Round 5; Overall: 149


 Season Team League GP G A TP PIM      Playoffs GP G A TP PIM 
 2015-2016 CSKA Moskva U16Russia U16 Finals6 3 58 2|        
 2016-2017 CSKA Moskva U16Russia U1631 20 3050 28|        
  CSKA Moskva U16Russia U16 Finals6 3 710 2|        
  CSKA Moskva U17Russia U17 Finals3 2 02 2|        
  Russia U16 EYOF4 5 38 4|        
 2017-2018 CSKA Moskva U17Russia U1725 14 1832 39|        
  CSKA Moskva U18Russia U181 0 11 0|        
  CSKA Moskva U17Russia U17 Finals6 3 58 4|        
  Krasnaya Armiya MoskvaJCWC5 1 01 0|        
  Krasnaya Armiya MoskvaMHL8 1 23 2|Playoffs1 0 00
  Russia U17WHC-175 4 15 0|        
  Russia U18Hlinka Gretzky Cup5 2 02 4|        
  Russia U17 (all)International-Jr10 5 38 0|        
  Russia U18 (all)International-Jr5 2 02 4|        
 2018-2019 London KnightsOHL59 12 1830 24|Playoffs11 2 24
  Russia U18 |WJAC-19|WJAC-194 0 11 2|        
  Russia U18 (all)International-Jr4 0 11 2|        
 2019-2020 London KnightsOHL62 16 1430 48|        
 2020-2021 North Bay BattalionOHL- - -- -|