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Russia Ukraine Alexei Zhitnik

a.k.a. "Oleksiy Zhitnik"
#77 Dynamo Moskva / KHL - 09/10
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Last added: Ryder Johnsen
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Mathias Bau Hansen 8 6 8 14
2. Nikolaj Krag Christensen 9 4 9 13
3. Mattias Persson 9 3 10 13
4. Lucas Andersen 8 7 5 12
5. Villiam Haag 9 7 5 12
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
D
Age
49
Height
5'10" / 179 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
203 lbs / 92 kg
Shoots
L
Youth Team
Status
Retired
Highlights
1-time U20 WJC Gold Medal 1
1-time Olympic Gold Medal 1
1-time U18 EJC Silver Medal 1
1-time U20 WJC Silver Medal 1
1-time Olympic Silver Medal 1
1-time World Championship All-Star Team 1
1-time World Championship Best Defenseman 1
Team Staff profile of Alexei Zhitnik also available
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1988-89 ShVSM Kiev Soviet2 5 1 0 1 2 - |
1989-90 Sokol Kiev Soviet 31 3 4 7 16 - |
ShVSM Kiev Soviet3 6 1 2 3 2 - |
Soviet Union U18 EJC-18 6 2 2 4 2 - |
1990-91 Sokol Kiev Soviet 46 1 4 5 46 - |
ShVSM Kiev Soviet3 1 0 0 0 0 - |
Soviet Union U20 WJC-20 7 1 1 2 2 - |
1991-92 CSKA Moskva Soviet 36 2 7 9 44 - | Playoffs 8 0 0 0 8 -
CIS U20 WJC-20 7 1 1 2 2 14 |
Soviet Union CC 5 0 0 0 4 0 |
Unified Team OG 8 1 0 1 0 - |
Russia WC 6 0 2 2 6 - |
1992-93 Los Angeles Kings NHL 78 12 36 48 80 -3 | Playoffs 24 3 9 12 26 -4
1993-94 Los Angeles Kings NHL 81 12 40 52 101 -11 |
Russia WC 6 1 0 1 8 4 |
1994-95 Los Angeles Kings NHL 11 2 5 7 27 -3 |
Buffalo Sabres NHL 21 2 5 7 34 -3 | Playoffs 5 0 1 1 14 -7
1995-96 Buffalo Sabres NHL 80 6 30 36 58 -25 |
Russia WC 8 1 1 2 6 5 |
1996-97 Buffalo Sabres NHL 80 7 28 35 95 10 | Playoffs 12 1 0 1 16 -9
Russia WCup 3 0 1 1 2 -1 |
1997-98 Buffalo Sabres NHL 78 15 30 45 102 19 | Playoffs 15 0 3 3 36 1
Russia OG 6 0 2 2 2 2 |
1998-99 Buffalo Sabres NHL 81 7 26 33 96 6 | Playoffs 21 4 11 15 52 -6
1999-00 Buffalo Sabres NHL 74 2 11 13 95 -6 | Playoffs 4 0 0 0 8 -1
Russia WC 6 0 1 1 2 -2 |
2000-01 Buffalo Sabres NHL 78 8 29 37 75 -3 | Playoffs 13 1 6 7 12 -3
2001-02 Buffalo Sabres NHL 82 1 33 34 80 -1 |
2002-03 Buffalo Sabres NHL 70 3 18 21 85 -5 |
2003-04 Buffalo Sabres NHL 68 4 24 28 102 -13 |
2004-05 Ak Bars Kazan Russia 23 1 8 9 30 9 | Playoffs 4 0 0 0 2 1
2005-06 New York Islanders “A” NHL 59 5 24 29 88 4 |
2006-07 New York Islanders NHL 30 2 9 11 40 13 |
Philadelphia Flyers NHL 31 3 10 13 38 -16 |
Atlanta Thrashers NHL 18 2 12 14 14 4 | Playoffs 4 0 0 0 4 -4
2007-08 Atlanta Thrashers NHL 65 3 5 8 58 -8 |
2008-09 Dynamo Moskva “A” KHL 56 4 12 16 58 0 | Playoffs 12 1 2 3 22 2
Russia (all) International 6 0 0 0 6 3 |
2009-10 Dynamo Moskva “C” KHL 56 0 7 7 60 2 |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1988-89 Sokol Kiev Soviet League Cup 8 0 1 1 6 - |
1990-91 Sokol Kiev Fr-Tour 1 0 0 0 0 - |
1991-92 Soviet Union Deutschland Cup 3 1 0 1 0 - |
CIS Nissan Cup 2 0 1 1 0 - |
2008-09 Dynamo Moskva Spengler Cup 5 0 1 1 4 - |
Russia EHT 6 0 0 0 6 3 |
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
2020-21 Sokol Kiev Ukraine President
2021-22 Sokol Kiev Ukraine President
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
CC 1 5 0 0 0 0.00 4 0 | 0
Deutschland Cup 1 3 1 0 1 0.33 0 - | 0
EHT 1 6 0 0 0 0.00 6 3 | 0
EJC-18 1 6 2 2 4 0.67 2 - | 0
Fr-Tour 1 1 0 0 0 0.00 0 - | 0
International 1 6 0 0 0 0.00 6 3 | 0
KHL 2 112 4 19 23 0.21 118 2 | 1 12 1 2 3 0.25 22 2
NHL 15 1 085 96 375 471 0.43 1 268 -41 | 8 98 9 30 39 0.40 168 -33
Nissan Cup 1 2 0 1 1 0.50 0 - | 0
OG 2 14 1 2 3 0.21 2 2 | 0
Russia 1 23 1 8 9 0.39 30 9 | 1 4 0 0 0 0.00 2 1
Soviet 3 113 6 15 21 0.19 106 - | 1 8 0 0 0 0.00 8 -
Soviet League Cup 1 8 0 1 1 0.13 6 - | 0
Soviet2 1 5 1 0 1 0.20 2 - | 0
Soviet3 2 7 1 2 3 0.43 2 - | 0
Spengler Cup 1 5 0 1 1 0.20 4 - | 0
WC 4 26 2 4 6 0.23 22 7 | 0
WCup 1 3 0 1 1 0.33 2 -1 | 0
WJC-20 2 14 2 2 4 0.29 4 14 | 0
* Some data is missing to provide a correct summary.
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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Miroslav Satan (F) 1996-2007 10 Buffalo Sabres, New York Islanders
Curtis Brown (F) 1994-2004 10 Buffalo Sabres
Alexei Yashin (F) 1991-2009 9 CIS U20, New York Islanders, Russia, Russia, Russia, Russia, Russia (all)
Rob Ray (F) 1994-2003 9 Buffalo Sabres

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