Russian forwards Evgeny Kuznetsov, Artemy Panarin and Nikita Kucherov became the best assistants of their teams in the NHL regular season.
Kuznetsov had 43 assists for the Washington Capitals, one pass ahead of Dylan Strome.
Panarin, speaking for the New York Rangers, made 63 assists. Adam Fox has three assists less.
Kucherov of the Tampa Bay Lightning assisted teammates 83 times. His closest pursuer is Russian defender Mikhail Sergachev (54).