NHL
Premium Player Analysis
• player profiles
• fantasy projections
• printer-friendly tip sheets
Calgary Flames Western Conference Pacific Division
 
Rinat Valiev • #37 • D
Status:Off season
Ht/Wt:6'3", 215 lbs.
Born:May 11, 1995 (23 yrs) in Nizhnekamsk, RUS
Experience:2 years
Drafted:Drafted by Toronto in 2014 (3/68).
Acquired:Acquired in a trade with Montreal in 2018.
Shoots:L
Photos of Rinat Valiev
Browse Icon Sportswire for more incredible images of Rinat Valiev.
Scouting Report
Owns excellent size (6-3, 215 pounds) for the National Hockey League game, plus the ability to use it to shutdown opponents as well as play a physical game. Has some offensive ability. Needs to continue to refine his all-round talent in order to maximize output at the highest level. Could stand to shoot the puck more often, since he boasts a quality point shot.
Long Range Potential: Big defenseman with a little upside.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
WHL East Second All-Star Team 2014-15
Long Range Potential Videos