| Left Wing|
| Avangard Omsk|
Ice hockey player
| 31 August 1980 (age 35)
Angarsk, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union (1980-08-31) |
Russian National Ice Hockey Team (#24 / Forward), Avangard Omsk (#24 / Left wing)
Alexander Popov (ice hockey) Wikipedia
Alexander Alexandrovich Popov (Russian: Алекса́ндр Алекса́ндрович Попо́в; born 31 August 1980) is a Russian professional ice hockey forward who currently plays for HC CSKA Moscow of the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL). He previously played his whole professional career for Avangard Omsk, during which time he became a legend and cult figure for fans. He is the all-time scoring leader of Avangard.
After 18 professional seasons with Omsk, Popov opted to leave as a free agent and signed a two-year contract with fellow KHL participants, HC CSKA Moscow, on July 25, 2016.