|DRAFTED:||WSH: 2010-86 overall|
|*Led all rookie scorers in 2010 QMJHL with 19 points (8 goals, 11 assists) in 21 games as his St. John Sea Dogs reached the President's Cup Final
*A Quebec Major Junior Hockey League 2010 Rookie of the Year finalist
*Named to the 2010 AMJHL All-Rookie Team
*Selected as a member of Team Cherry at the 2010 Canadian Hockey League Top Prospects game
*Finished second in rookie scoring with 60 points (15 goals, 45 assists) in 67 games during the 2010 season the St. John Sea Dogs of the QMJHL
*Selected first overall in the 2009 CHL Import Draft
*Finished seventh in th scoring during his 2008-09 campaign with the Indiana Ice of the USHL with 64 points (29 goals, 34 assists) in 60 games during the regular season.
*Won a championship with the Indiana Ice in the 2008-09 season
2012-13: Split the season between Hershey (AHL) and Reading (ECHL) ... Ranked second among Reading skaters in goals (23), fifth in points (47) and sixth in assists (24) ... Skated in 10 playoff games for the Royals ... Ranked tied for seventh in assists (7) during the postseason ... Helped guide Reading to Kelly Cup Championship ... Skated in 17 games for Hershey ... Earned his first AHL point with an assist vs. Rochester (10/20). 2011-12: Finished t-7th on Saint John in goals despite missing 48 games due to injury ... Helped Saint John reach the Memorial Cup for the second straight year ... Led the league in goals and points (tied) while helping Saint John win its second consecutive QMJHL championship. 2010-11: Ranked second in the league with nine game-winning goals ... Set career high in goals (37) and points (65) ... Ranked fifth in the league with 27 points (10g-17a) in 19 playoff games en route to the QMJHL championship. 2009-10: Named to the QMJHL All-Rookie Team ... Played in the CHL/NHL Top Prospects Game and the QMJHL All-Star Game ... Was ranked 20th among North American skaters eligible for the 2010 NHL Entry Draft by Central Scouting ... Ranked fourth on Saint John in points (60) and second in assists (45) ... Ranked fourth on the team (second among forwards) at +41 ... He led QMJHL rookies in assists and plus/minus rating and was second in points ... Finished fourth on the team in playoff scoring with 19 points (8g-11a) in 21 games ... Led all QMJHL rookies in playoff scoring. 2008-09: Played 60 games for the Indiana Ice of the USHL, tied for a team-high in games played ... Led the team in goals (29) and points (64) ... Had 35 assists, good for third-best on the team ... Finished seventh in league scoring ... In 13 playoff games had five goals and four assists, good for nine points, as he helped the Ice win the Clark Cup Championship.
Played for Team Russia at the Ivan Hlinka Tournament (2008-09).
Selected by Washington in the third round (86th overall) of the 2010 NHL Entry Draft
A native of Moscow Russia ... First became interested in the game of hockey at the age of four ... Played for Dynamo Moscow before moving his game to North America where he started playing for the Indiana Ice of the USHL in 2008-09 ... Was selected first overall in the 2009 CHL Import Draft ... Moved to the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League, playing for the St. John Sea Dogs in 2009-10 and 2010-11 ... Galiev emulates Washington's Alexander Semin when he plays, his favorite player ... Syas he's a power forward that likes to play fast games with more physicality ... While away from the rink Galiev enjoys video games (Call of Duty is his favorite) and soccer ... Also likes Lil' Wayne and the movies Taken, Avatar and Titanic.