Alexei Ponikarovsky a.k.a. "Olexei Ponikarovsky"

Player Facts
  • Position
    LW
  • Height
    6'4" / 193 cm
  • Weight
    227 lbs / 103 kg
  • Shoots
    L
  • Contract Register Alexei Ponikarovsky in the EP Jobs PortalRegister
    17/18

Ponikarovsky is a big winger who plays a well-rounded game. He is strong along the boards and skates well. Isn't a natural scorer, but can still contribute on offense. Should be able to use his size more to his advantage.
- Ulf Andersson, EP

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1996-97 Dynamo Moskva-2 Russia3 2 0 0 0 2 |
1997-98 Dynamo Moskva-2 Russia2 24 1 2 3 30 |
1998-99 Dynamo Moskva-2 Russia2 28 12 3 15 32 |
Krylia Sovetov Moskva Russia 13 2 1 3 2 |
1999-00 THK Tver Russia2 29 8 14 22 26 |
Dynamo Moskva Russia 19 1 0 1 8 | Playoffs 1 0 0 0 0
2000-01 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 22 1 3 4 14 -1 |
St. John's Maple Leafs AHL 49 12 24 36 44 11 | Playoffs 4 0 0 0 4 -2
2001-02 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 8 2 0 2 0 2 | Playoffs 10 0 0 0 4 0
St. John's Maple Leafs AHL 72 21 27 48 74 4 | Playoffs 5 2 1 3 8 4
Ukraine OG 4 1 1 2 6 0 |
2002-03 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 13 0 3 3 11 4 |
St. John's Maple Leafs AHL 63 24 22 46 68 18 |
2003-04 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 73 9 19 28 44 14 | Playoffs 13 1 3 4 8 -1
2004-05 Khimik Voskresensk Russia 19 1 5 6 16 4 |
2005-06 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 81 21 17 38 68 15 |
2006-07 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 71 21 24 45 63 8 |
2007-08 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 66 18 17 35 36 3 |
2008-09 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 82 23 38 61 38 6 |
2009-10 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 61 19 22 41 44 5 |
Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 16 2 7 9 17 -6 | Playoffs 11 1 4 5 4 0
2010-11 Los Angeles Kings NHL 61 5 10 15 36 1 | Playoffs 4 1 0 1 0 1
2011-12 Carolina Hurricanes NHL 49 7 8 15 26 -12 |
New Jersey Devils NHL 33 7 11 18 8 9 | Playoffs 23 1 8 9 12 8
2012-13 Donbass Donetsk KHL 32 5 13 18 16 -8 |
Winnipeg Jets NHL 12 2 0 2 6 -2 |
New Jersey Devils NHL 30 2 5 7 8 1 |
Ukraine OGQ 3 2 3 5 0 4 |
2013-14 SKA St. Petersburg KHL 51 6 9 15 38 4 | Playoffs 10 1 1 2 4 1
2014-15 SKA St. Petersburg KHL 32 2 6 8 24 1 | Playoffs 9 1 0 1 4 1
2015-16 SKA St. Petersburg KHL 38 3 1 4 30 2 | Playoffs 3 0 0 0 0 0
2016-17 Kunlun Red Star KHL 52 7 7 14 34 -3 | Playoffs 5 0 1 1 0 -2
2017-18 Kunlun Red Star “C” KHL 51 6 7 13 14 -2 |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1999-00 Dynamo Moskva Euro HL 2 0 2 2 0 3 |
Player Career Totals
League GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 184 57 73 130 0.71 186 33 | 9 2 1 3 0.33 12 2
Euro HL 2 0 2 2 1.00 0 3 |
KHL 256 29 43 72 0.28 156 -6 | 27 2 2 4 0.15 8 0
NHL 678 139 184 323 0.48 419 47 | 61 4 15 19 0.31 28 8
OG 4 1 1 2 0.50 6 0 |
OGQ 3 2 3 5 1.67 0 4 |
Russia 51 4 6 10 0.20 26 4 | 1 0 0 0 0.00 0 0
Russia2 81 21 19 40 0.49 88 0 |
Russia3 2 0 0 0 0.00 2 0 |
Career Highlights
Season
Awards by season
Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
05/01/2017
05/01/2017 Extension Kunlun Red Star Kunlun Red Star
09/03/2016
09/03/2016 Confirmed SKA St. Petersburg Kunlun Red Star
05/28/2015
05/28/2015 Extension SKA St. Petersburg SKA St. Petersburg
08/05/2013
08/05/2013 Confirmed New Jersey Devils SKA St. Petersburg
02/13/2013
02/13/2013 Confirmed Winnipeg Jets New Jersey Devils
09/16/2012
09/16/2012 Confirmed Winnipeg Jets Donbass Donetsk
07/01/2012
07/01/2012 Confirmed New Jersey Devils Winnipeg Jets
01/21/2012
01/21/2012 Confirmed Carolina Hurricanes New Jersey Devils
07/01/2011
07/01/2011 Confirmed Los Angeles Kings Carolina Hurricanes
07/27/2010
07/27/2010 Confirmed Pittsburgh Penguins Los Angeles Kings
03/02/2010
03/02/2010 Confirmed Toronto Maple Leafs Pittsburgh Penguins
Player Biography and Trivia

Cult/Star player for Donbass Donetsk

Cult/Star player for SKA St. Petersburg

Cult/Star player for St. John's Maple Leafs

Career transactions
- 2013-08-05 • Signed to a two-year contract by SKA St. Petersburg
- 2013-02-13 • Traded to the New Jersey Devils for a 2013 7th round pick (Brenden Kichton) & a 2014 4th round pick
- 2013-07-01 • Signed to a one-year contract by the Winnipeg Jets
- 2012-01-20 • Traded to the New Jersey Devils for Joe Sova & a 2012 4th round pick (Jaccob Slavin)
- 2011-07-01 • Signed to a one-year contract by the Carolina Hurricanes
- 2010-03-02 • Traded to Pittsburgh Penguins for Luca Caputi & Martin Skoula
- 2007-05-10 • Signed to a three-year contract extension by the Toronto Maple Leafs
- 2005-09-07 • Re-signed to a two-year contract by the Toronto Maple Leafs
- 2004-11-13 • Signed to a lockout contract by Khimik Voskresensk
- 2003-07-18 • Re-signed to a one-year contract by the Toronto Maple Leafs

Other memorable dates
- 2007-06-07 • Gained Canadian citizenship
- 2001-02-01 • Scored first NHL goal (vs Washington Capitals & Olaf Közig)