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Evgeny Kuznetsov had a rough few days last week, but life goes on. And now, he has a reason to celebrate. Kuznetsov's wife gave birth to the couple’s second child on Monday, a boy named Fedor.

The news became public via a congratulatory statement from Kuznetsov’s KHL team Traktor Chelyabinsk.

“On behalf of the club, I congratulate Zhenya and Nastya Kuznetsov with this wonderful event in their life!” team general director Boris Vidgof said in the statement as translated via Google. “The birth of children is always incredibly emotional, a new stage of life and a huge responsibility. I wish the young parents and little Fedor health and happiness, a peaceful sky over your head and all the best! I am sure that the multimillion army of fans of Eugene, join my words.”

Kuznetsov and his wife also have a four-year-old daughter, Ecenia.

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