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Alexander Svitov
Alexander Svitov
Center
(SVEE-tahf)
Height: 6' 3"
Weight: 228
Shoots: Left
Born: Nov 3, 1982
Birthplace: Omsk, Russia
Acquired: Acquired from Tampa Bay Lightning with a third round draft choice in exchange for defenseman Darryl Sydor and a fourth round draft choice on Jan. 27, 2004.
Drafted: TBL / 2001 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 1st (3rd overall)
2005-06: Had 3-6-9 with 144 PIM in 32 games for Omsk of the Russian Elite League Ranked fourth in the League in penalty minutes Added 4-1-5 with 10 PIM in 13 playoff games Helped Omsk reach the Russian Elite League Finals Omsk lost in Game 3 of the finals to Ak Bars.

CAREER: Has collected 6-13-19 with 78 PIM in 103 career games with Tampa Bay and Columbus 2004-05: Posted 19-23-42 with 200 PIM and was -9 in 69 games for Syracuse of the AHL Attempted the first shootout attempt (failed) in franchise history Oct. 21 at St. John's Tied a franchise record with two shorthanded goals in a game Nov. 20 vs. Houston Selected to PlanetUSA All-Star Team Jan. 27 Was second on the club in penalty minutes, fourth in goals and points while ranking fifth in assists 2003-04: Had 2-9-11 with 20 PIM and was -8 in 40 games Notched career highs in assists and points Made his Blue Jackets debut Jan. 29 vs. Nashville Scored first goal as a Blue Jacket Mar. 13 at St. Louis (Chris Osgood) Scored his first point as a Blue Jacket with an assist Feb. 14 vs. San Jose Registered a pair of assists Mar. 26 vs. Anaheim for the first multi-assist and second multi-point game of his NHL career Recorded 0-3-3 in 11 games with Tampa Bay Tallied 9-9-18 in 30 games with Hamilton (AHL) Missed final three games of the regular season due to an ankle injury 2002-03: First season in North America Recorded 4-4-8 with 58 PIM in 63 games with Tampa Bay Appeared in seven playoff games Registered an assists as a member of the Eastern Conference team in the NHL YoungStars Game as part of All-Star weekend Made NHL debut Oct. 10 at Florida Recorded first NHL point/assist Oct. 18 vs. Atlanta Netted first NHL goal Nov. 15 vs. San Jose (Evgeni Nabokov) Scored first power play goal Dec. 10 at Minnesota Registered first career multi-point game Feb. 8 at Florida with 1-1-2 2001-02: Military duty saw his action limited to three games with Omsk and five games in the World Junior Championship 2000-01: Recorded 8-6-14 with 115 PIM in 39 games with Omsk 1999-00: Had 3-3-6 with 45 PIM in 19 games with Omsk of the Russian Elite League Tallied 13-9-22 with 62 PIM in 14 games with Avangard VDV of the Russian Division 2 League 1998-99: Recorded 15-8-23 with 20 PIM in 27 games with Avangard VDV Was the youngest player to appear in a Russian Elite League game when he played in one playoff game 1997-98: Played in four games for Mettalurg of the Russian Division 2 League OTHER: Represented Russia at the 2001 and 2002 World Junior Championships Played in 2000-01 Five Nations Tournament, Four Nations Tournament and Big Prize Tournament.

CAREER TRANSACTIONS: Tampa Bay's first pick, third overall, in the 2001 Entry Draft Traded to Columbus by Tampa Bay along with a third round pick in the 2004 Entry Draft in exchange for defenseman Darryl Sydor and a fourth round pick in the 2004 Entry Draft on Jan. 27, 2004.

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STANDINGS

EASTERN CONFERENCE
  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 p - BOS 82 54 19 9 261 177 117
2 y - PIT 82 51 24 7 249 207 109
3 x - TBL 82 46 27 9 240 215 101
4 x - MTL 82 46 28 8 215 204 100
5 x - NYR 82 45 31 6 218 193 96
6 x - PHI 82 42 30 10 236 235 94
7 x - CBJ 82 43 32 7 231 216 93
8 x - DET 82 39 28 15 222 230 93
9 WSH 82 38 30 14 235 240 90
10 NJD 82 35 29 18 197 208 88
11 OTT 82 37 31 14 236 265 88
12 TOR 82 38 36 8 231 256 84
13 CAR 82 36 35 11 207 230 83
14 NYI 82 34 37 11 225 267 79
15 FLA 82 29 45 8 196 268 66
16 BUF 82 21 51 10 157 248 52

STATS

2013-2014 PLAYOFFS
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
J. Johnson 1 1 1 0 2
D. MacKenzie 1 1 0 0 1
M. Letestu 1 1 0 1 1
B. Dubinsky 1 0 1 1 1
B. Jenner 1 0 1 -1 1
F. Tyutin 1 0 0 -1 0
J. Wisniewski 1 0 0 0 0
B. Comeau 1 0 0 -1 0
N. Nikitin 1 0 0 0 0
J. Skille 1 0 0 -1 0
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
S. Bobrovsky 0 1 0 .875 4.07
 
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