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Alexander Burmistrov

North American Skater - Barrie, OHL
Final Rank:11Midterm Rank:7
Height:5' 11"Weight:157
Born:October 21, 1991
Born in:Kazan, RUS
Drafted: 2010: ATL (1st Round / 8th Overall)  Atlanta Thrashers
• In the 2010 Ontario Hockey League playoffs he finished third on the team with 16 points (8-8--16) in 17 games, helping Barrie reach the final of the OHL Championships. In his first season in the OHL he produced over a point-per-game and his 43 assists ranked fourth on the Colts in 2009-10.

• Burmistrov represented Russia at the 2010 World Junior Championships recording four points (3-1--4) in six games. He also competed for Russia at the 2009 Under-18 World Championships, tallying 11 points (4-7--11) in seven games winning a silver medal.

• Prior to playing in the OHL, Burmistrov competed for Ak Bars Kazan in Russia's Kontinental Hockey League. Growing up, he played his entire hockey career in Russia for Ak Bars.

• He wears the jersey number eight as a tribute to former Russian NHL star Igor Larionov and he patterns his game after his favorite player, Pavel Datsyuk.


NHL Team: Detroit Red Wings
NHL Player: Pavel Datsyuk
Shootout move: “Low blocker shot”
Video Game: Call of Duty, FIFA
Movie: Gladiator
TV Show: The Buried Life
Actor: Russell Crowe
Cartoon: The Simpsons
Website: facebook.com
Restaurant: The Keg
Sport (other than hockey): Soccer
Breakfast food: Eggs and bacon, Oatmeal
Superhero: Superman