Fandom

Ice Hockey Wiki

Alexandr Svitov

54,113pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Talk0 Share

Ad blocker interference detected!


Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.

Alexandr Svitov
Position Centre
Shoots Left
Height
Weight
6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
245 lb (111 kg)
KHL Team
F. Teams
Avangard Omsk
Tampa Bay Lightning
Columbus Blue Jackets
Nationality Flag of Russia Russian
Born November 3 1982 (1982-11-03) (age 34),
Omsk, Russian SFSR, USSR
NHL Draft 3rd overall, 2001
Tampa Bay Lightning
Pro Career 1999 – present

Alexandr Svitov (born November 3, 1982) is a Russian professional ice hockey forward currently playing for Avangard Omsk of the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL).

Playing careerEdit

Svitov was drafted in the first round, 3rd overall, by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 2001 NHL Entry Draft.

He made his NHL debut with the Lightning in the 2002–03 season, appearing in 63 games and recording eight points. During the 2003–04 season, he was traded to the Columbus Blue Jackets in exchange for Darryl Sydor.

During the 2005–06 season, Svitov returned to Russia and played for his hometown, Avangard Omsk, in the Russian Superleague. In the following 2006-07 season, Svitov returned to the Blue Jackets and played in a career high 76 games, scoring 18 points.

On August 17, 2007, Svitov signed a three-year contract with Avangard Omsk, after signing a two-year contract with the Blue Jackets on July 2.

Career statisticsEdit

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1998–99 Avangard Omsk RSL 1 0 0 0 0
1999–00 Avangard Omsk RSL 18 3 3 6 45 6 1 0 1 16
2000–01 Avangard Omsk RSL 32 6 6 12 111 14 2 1 3 34
2001–02 Avangard Omsk RSL 3 0 1 1 2
2002–03 Springfield Falcons AHL 11 4 5 9 17
2002–03 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 63 4 4 8 58 7 0 0 0 6
2003–04 Hamilton Bulldogs AHL 30 9 9 18 79
2003–04 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 11 0 3 3 4
2003–04 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 29 2 6 8 16
2004–05 Syracuse Crunch AHL 69 19 23 42 200
2005–06 Avangard Omsk RSL 32 3 7 10 142 13 4 2 6 10
2006–07 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 76 7 11 18 145
2007–08 Avangard Omsk RSL 54 10 10 20 140 4 0 3 3 10
2008–09 Avangard Omsk KHL 32 8 8 16 86 6 1 0 1 41
NHL Totals 179 13 24 37 223 7 0 0 0 6


External linksEdit

Also on Fandom

Random Wiki