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Alexander Burmistrov | Winger | #91

Team: Vancouver Canucks
Age / DOB:  (25) / 10/21/1991
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 180
Drafted: 2010 / Rd. 1 (8) / WPG
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The Vancouver Canucks have signed forward Alexander Burmistrov to a one-year deal.
The former Arizona Coyote did not get a qualifying offer and was on the UFA market where he will get 900,000 from the Canucks. He has not been a stud to say the least after being drafted eighth overall in 2010. Look for a 35-40 point season in Vancouver for the Russian. Jul 1 - 2:30 PM

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Alexander Burmistrov didn't get a qualifying offer Monday, so he will be able to test the open market this weekend.

Burmsistrov spent time with the Jets and Coyotes in 2016-17. He posted five goals and 14 points in 26 games with Arizona after he was claimed off waivers from Winnipeg.
Jun 27 - 10:44 AM

Alexander Burmistrov has a three-game point streak.

Burmistrov recorded an assist in the Coyotes' 3-2 overtime loss to Dallas on Tuesday. He's up to four goals and 15 points in 47 contests this season. Those numbers might not be impressive, but he has 13 points in 24 games since joining Arizona, which has been giving him an average of 15:19 minutes of ice time per game. Before that he was with Winnipeg, which had been using him for an average of just 11:02 minutes per contest. With that in mind he's something of a sleeper candidate for the 2017-18 campaign.
Apr 5 - 9:36 AM

Alexander Burmistrov scored his fourth of the season Sunday.

Burmistrov had only one goal in his first 44 games this season and now has three in his last two contests as he seems to be clicking with Max Domi and Anthony Duclair as his linemates. If the trio works out, it only bodes well for the Coyotes in the future.
Apr 3 - 7:40 AM

Alexander Burmistrov will make his return to the lineup on Monday.

Burmistrov's been out since Feb. 28 after taking an open ice hit against the Bruins. He has one goal and 10 assists in 42 games this season.
Mar 27 - 7:50 PM

The Arizona Coyotes are hoping to have Alexander Burmistrov (upper body) back in their lineup soon.

He skated on a line with Radim Vrbata and rookie Clayton Keller during Sunday's practice, but there's no timeline for his return. Burmistrov hasn't played since Feb. 28, when he was taken to hospital after being flattened by an open ice hit against the Bruins. "It wasn’t the concussion factor," head coach Dave Tippett said. "There was some other issues that he was dealing with that are finally starting to improve a little bit. They’re all repercussions from that hit, but he looks like he’s getting up to speed out there now."
Mar 27 - 9:51 AM

Alexander Burmistrov is out for at least a week with an upper-body injury.

It's believed that he suffered a concussion on Feb. 28 versus Boston. Burmistrov has one goal and eight assists in 19 games with the Coyotes this season.
Mar 14 - 3:53 PM

Alexander Burmistrov (possible concussion) skated on Friday for the first time since being injured on February 28.

"I think it was more just getting on the ice, getting skates back on," coach Dave Tippett said. "I don't think he's close." He has missed the last four games and has a goal and 11 points in 42 games.
Mar 11 - 7:24 AM

Alexander Burmistrov (undisclosed) will miss the final two games of the Coyotes' road trip.

Burmistrov left Tuesday's game on a stretcher following a hit from Boston's Colin Miller. He gave a thumbs up as he left though and later sent a message on Instagram that he's okay before being released from the hospital. Once the team returns to Arizona, Burmistrov will be re-evaluated.
Mar 2 - 4:32 PM

Alexander Burmistrov, who left Tuesday's game on a stretcher following a hit from Boston's Colin Miller, has been released from the hospital.

Coyotes coach Dave Tippett said that it seems like Burmistrov will be alright. Burmistrov also said he was okay in an Instagram message he posted from the hospital. Burmistrov will even join the Coyotes on their trip to Buffalo, though we don't know if he's alright to play in that game.
Mar 1 - 6:20 AM

Alexander Burmistrov left Tuesday's game against Boston on a stretcher.

Burmistrov was flattened by Bruins defenseman Colin Miller. He stayed down for quite a while before the stretcher came out. As he was been wheeled off, he did managed to give the crowd a thumbs up. Miller was ejected from the game. You can watch the play by clicking the link below.
Feb 28 - 8:26 PM

Alexander Burmistrov (upper body) will get back into the lineup on Tuesday night.

He missed Sunday's match against Buffalo because of an upper-body injury. Burmistrov has one goal and eight assists in 18 games with the Coyotes this season.
Feb 28 - 5:28 PM

Alex Burmistrov (upper body) will remain sidelined on Sunday against the Sabres.

The ailment is considered "minor", so we will just consider him day-to-day. He has a goal and 11 points in 40 games this season between the Coyotes and Jets.
Feb 26 - 2:01 PM

Alexander Burmistrov sustained an upper-body injury on Friday.

Burmistrov is regarded as day-to-day as a result. He has a goal and 11 points in 40 contests in 2016-17.
Feb 25 - 4:16 AM

Alexander Burmistrov has been hot since he was claimed by Arizona from the Winnipeg Jets.

Burmistrov has five assists in five games after recording two helpers in 23 contests with Winnipeg. It helps that he's averaging 16:47 minutes per game now, compared to the 11:02 minutes he was averaging with the Jets. Keep in mind he's a former eighth overall pick and isn't too old at 25, so while we wouldn't get too excited about him just yet, it is possible that this fresh opportunity will do him some long-term good.
Jan 25 - 4:38 AM

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2Brandon Sutter
3Bo Horvat
4Markus Granlund
5Michael Chaput
6Griffen Molino
LW1Daniel Sedin
2Sven Baertschi
3Reid Boucher
4Alexander Burmistrov
5Brendan Gaunce
6Anton Rodin
RW1Loui Eriksson
2Brock Boeser
3Sam Gagner
4Jayson Megna
5Derek Dorsett
6Nikolay Goldobin
D1Alexander Edler
2Ben Hutton
3Michael Del Zotto
4Chris Tanev
5Troy Stecher
6Patrick Wiercioch
7Alex Biega
8Erik Gudbranson
9Olli Juolevi
10Evan McEneny
G1Jacob Markstrom
2Anders Nilsson