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ALEKSANDER BARKOV  Finland  / Russia
a.k.a. "Sasha Barkov"

BIRTHYEAR 1995-09-02 BIRTHPLACETampere, FIN
AGE 24 NATION Finland / Russia
POSITION C SHOOTS L
HEIGHT 191 cm / 6'3" WEIGHT 97 kg / 214 lbs
YOUTH TEAM Tappara CONTRACT 21/22
NHL DRAFT 2013 round 1 #2 overall by Florida Panthers
CAP HIT $5,900,000


Father: Alexander Barkov

Team Staff profile of Aleksander Barkov also available

Photo: Dan Hickling

CAREER STATISTICS
 SEASON TEAM LEAGUE GP G A TP PIM +/-      POST GP G A TP PIM +/- 
 2009-10 Tappara U16 U16 SM-sarja Q 8 6 8142 |            
  Tappara U16 U16 SM-sarja 25 20 25456 | Playoffs 9 5 7124  
  Finland U16 (all) International-Jr 2 0 000 |            
 2010-11 Tappara U16 U16 SM-sarja Q 1 0 330 |            
  Tappara U16 U16 SM-sarja 2 1 340 | Playoffs 10 7 17242  
  Tappara U18 U18 SM-sarja Q 8 6 392 |            
  Tappara U18 U18 SM-sarja 5 4 596 |            
  Tappara U20 U20 SM-sarja 25 5 12176 7 |            
  Finland U16 (all) International-Jr 13 4 61010 |            
  Finland U17 (all) International-Jr 3 4 044 |            
 2011-12 Tappara U20 U20 SM-sarja 5 2 352 2 |            
  Tappara Liiga 32 7 9164 5 |            
  Finland U18 WJC-18 7 1 2327 0 |            
  Finland U20 WJC-20 7 1 340 0 |            
  Finland U20 (all) International-Jr 12 1 450 |            
 2012-13 Tappara Liiga 53 21 27488 18 | Playoffs 5 0 552
  Finland U20 WJC-20 6 3 476 2 |            
 2013-14 Florida Panthers NHL 54 8 162410 -3 |            
  Finland OG 2 0 112 3 |            
  Finland (all) International 2 0 112 3 |            
 2014-15 Florida Panthers NHL 71 16 203616 -4 |            
  Finland WC 8 4 374 3 |            
  Finland (all) International 11 6 394 1 |            
 2015-16 Florida Panthers NHL 66 28 31598 18 | Playoffs 6 2 132 -2 
  Finland WC 9 3 692 3 |            
  Finland (all) International 9 3 692 3 |            
 2016-17 Florida Panthers NHL 61 21 315210 13 |            
  Finland WCup 3 0 000 -1 |            
  Finland (all) International 6 1 232 -3 |            
 2017-18 Florida Panthers  NHL 79 27 517814 9 |            
 2018-19 Florida Panthers  NHL 82 35 61968 -3 |            
 2019-20 Florida Panthers  NHL 66 20 426218 2 | Playoffs 4 1 342
 2020-21 Florida Panthers NHL - - --- |            
 
 TOURNAMENT STATISTICS
 2011-12 Tappara ET 1 0 000 |            
  Finland U18 Hlinka Gretzky Cup 5 3 472 6 |            
 2012-13 Tappara ET 7 3 144 | Playoffs 2 0 000  
 2014-15 Finland EHT 3 2 020 -2 |            


CAREER TOTALS
  GP G A TP PPG PIM  +/-    GP G A TP PPG PIM  +/- 
      Postseason
  EHT: 3 2 0 2 0.67 -2  |    
  ET: 8 3 1 4 0.50 | 2 0 0 0 0.00
  Hlinka Gretzky Cup: 5 3 4 7 1.40 |    
  International: 28 10 12 22 0.79 10  |    
  International-Jr: 30 9 10 19 0.63 14  |    
  Liiga: 85 28 36 64 0.75 12  23  | 5 0 5 5 1.00
  NHL: 479 155 252 407 0.85 84  32  | 10 3 4 7 0.70 -2 
  OG: 2 0 1 1 0.50 |    
  U16 SM-sarja: 27 21 28 49 1.81 | 19 12 24 36 1.89  
  U16 SM-sarja Q: 9 6 11 17 1.89 |    
  U18 SM-sarja: 5 4 5 9 1.80 |    
  U18 SM-sarja Q: 8 6 3 9 1.13 |    
  U20 SM-sarja: 30 7 15 22 0.73 |    
  WC: 17 7 9 16 0.94 |    
  WCup: 3 0 0 0 0.00 -1  |    
  WJC-18: 7 1 2 3 0.43 27  |    
  WJC-20: 13 4 7 11 0.85 |    



CAREER HIGHLIGHTS
SEASON AWARDS BY SEASON
2009-2010 U16 Pohjola Camp Roster (Tappara)
  U16 SM-sarja Bronze Medal
2010-2011 U16 SM-sarja Playoffs Most Assists (17)
  U16 SM-sarja Silver Medal
2012-2013 Finnish Youth Athlete of the Year
  SM-liiga Silver Medal
2013-2014 Olympic Best Face-Off Percentage (83.33%)
  Olympic Bronze Medal
2015-2016 World Championship Silver Medal
2017-2018 NHL All-Star Game
2018-2019 NHL Gentleman Conduct (Lady Byng Trophy)
 AWARDS BY LEAGUE
- Finnish Youth Athlete of the Year 12/13
- NHL All-Star Game 17/18
- NHL Gentleman Conduct (Lady Byng Trophy) 18/19
- Olympic Best Face-Off Percentage 13/14
- Olympic Bronze Medal 13/14
- SM-liiga Silver Medal 12/13
- U16 Pohjola Camp Roster 09/10
- U16 SM-sarja Bronze Medal 09/10
- U16 SM-sarja Playoffs Most Assists 10/11
- U16 SM-sarja Silver Medal 10/11
- World Championship Silver Medal 15/16



TRANSACTIONS
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE  
01/26/2016 Extension Florida Panthers Florida Panthers 6 years 
07/14/2013 Confirmed Tappara Florida Panthers Entry Level 
01/25/2012 Extension Tappara Tappara 3 years 


PLAYER BIOGRAPHY AND TRIVIA
 
- Drafted 2012, round 1 #2 overall by Lokomotiv Yaroslavl in the KHL Draft
 
Cult/Star player for Tappara
Cult/Star player for Florida Panthers
Cult/Star player for Finland
 
Career transactions
- 2013-07-14 Signed to a three-year entry-level contract by the Florida Panthers | Full story