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2023 CBJ Top 25 Under 25: The time is now for Daniil Tarasov whether he’s ready or not

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Thanks to the 79 readers who submitted ballots in this year’s ranking of Columbus Blue Jackets players under the age of 25. Stay tuned over the next six weeks as we count down the top 25.

#11 Daniil Tarasov


11th out of 45 eligible players
Writer Rank: 12
Reader Rank: 10
Highest placement: 3 (1 vote)
Most common placement: 10 (14 votes)
2022 Rank: 9


Birthdate: March 27, 1999
Birthplace: Novokuznetsk, Russia
Height: 6’5″
Weight: 196 lbs
Position: Goaltender
Catches: Left
Acquired: 2017 3rd round 86th overall pick

2022-23 Season

There were two themes for the big Russian goaltender last season: inconsistent play and injuries.