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Andrei Markov

Born:December 20, 1978Draft:1998 Canadiens, 162nd Overall
Hometown:Voskresensk, RUSPosition:D
Known For:Shoots:Left
National Team:Russia / CanadaCurrent Team:Retired

Andrei Viktorovich Markov (born 20 December 1978) is a Russian-Canadian former professional ice hockey defenceman. Nicknamed “the General“, Markov formerly played from 2000 to 2017 with the Montreal Canadiens of the National Hockey League (NHL). He holds both Russian and Canadian citizenship.

Andrei Markov
Andrei Markov (Icon SMI)

Andrei Markov Statistics

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Achievements

  • U18 EJC Gold Medal — 1995-96
  • U20 WJC Bronze Medal — 1996-97
  • U20 WJC All-Star Team — 1997-98
  • U20 WJC Silver Medal — 1997-98
  • RSL All-Star Team — 1999-00
  • RSL Champion — 1999-00
  • RSL Most Valuable Player — 1999-00
  • Continental Cup Best Defenseman — 2004-05
  • RSL Champion — 2004-05
  • World Championship Best Plus/Minus (+8) — 2004-05
  • World Championship Bronze Medal — 2004-05
  • World Championship All-Star Team — 2006-07
  • World Championship Best Defenseman — 2006-07
  • World Championship Bronze Medal — 2006-07
  • NHL All-Star Game — 2007-08
  • World Championship Gold Medal — 2007-08
  • World Championship Top 3 Player on Team — 2007-08
  • NHL All-Star Game — 2008-09
  • NHL Most Assists by Defenseman (52) — 2008-09
  • KHL All-Star Game (Selected, did not play) — 2012-13
  • KHL All-Star Game — 2017-18
  • KHL Gagarin Cup Champion — 2017-18
  • Alternate Captain (Canadiens) — 2009-2017

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