Alexander Smirnov
Position Defence
Shoots Left
6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
178 lb (81 kg)
Teams Khimik Voskresensk
TPS Turku
Storhamar Dragons
Born April 16 1964 (1964-04-16) (age 53),
Voskresensk, URS
Pro Career 1982 – 2006

Alexander Evgenievich Smirnov (born April 16, 1964 in Voskresensk, Soviet Union)

Playing careerEdit

A former Russian ice hockey player who has played for Russia’s national team, winning the gold medal at IIHF's 1993 World Championships in Germany.

He played nine seasons for the Storhamar Dragons and won the Norwegian Cup as head coach with the Dragons in 2008.

Coaching careerEdit

Smirnov is currently the head coach of the Severstal Cherepovets of the Kontinental Hockey League in Russia.[1] He has been the head coach of the Storhamar Dragons on two occasions,[2] and has previously coached Gjøvik Hockey, Norway.

International statisticsEdit

Year Team Event Place GP G A Pts PIM
1993 Russia WC Gold medal icon 8 0 1 1 6
1994 Russia Oly 4th 8 1 0 1 8
1994 Russia WC 5th 6 1 2 3 4
1995 Russia WC 5th 6 0 3 3 4
1996 Russia WC 4th 7 0 0 0 8
Senior Int'l Totals 35 2 6 8 30

References Edit

  1. Aleksandr Smirnov. (2010-07-16).
  2. Aleksander Smirnov. (2010-07-16).

External linksEdit

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