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Andrei Markov

36-Year-Old Defenseman – Montreal Canadiens

2014-15 NHL Stats

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2014-15 Fantasy Hockey Outlook

Markov started 81 games last season after playing a full schedule in the lockout year, prompting Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin to gamble on the 35-year-old defenseman for another three years. He had 43 points in 2013-14 and improved by 21 goals in the plus-minus ca...

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SHOOTS: Left   HT: 6' 0"   WT: 197   DOB: 12/20/1978   BORN: Voskresensk, USSR   DRAFTED: 6th Rd, #162 Overall in 1998   Show ContractHide Contract

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Signed a three-year, $17.25 million extension with the Canadiens in June 2014.

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Andrei Markov NHL Stats
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  Overall Power Play Defense
Season Age League Team GP G A Pts +/- PIM SOG SH% GWG SHG TOI/G G A Pts TOI/G Hits BS
2005-06 26 67 10 36 46 13 74 88 11.4 1 1 6 0 6
2006-07 27 77 6 43 49 2 56 128 4.7 2 0 5 0 5
2007-08 28 82 16 42 58 1 63 145 11.0 2 1 10 0 10
2008-09 29 78 12 52 64 -2 36 165 7.3 3 0 24:38 7 30 37 5:10 61 111
2009-10 30 45 6 28 34 11 32 85 7.1 1 0 23:48 4 12 16 3:25 47 61
2010-11 31 NHL MON 7 1 2 3 2 4 20 5.0 1 0 22:55 0 1 1 3:34 2 5
2011-12 32 NHL MON 13 0 3 3 -4 4 17 0.0 0 0 18:00 0 2 2 3:44 7 7
2012-13 33 NHL MON 48 10 20 30 -9 14 79 12.7 4 0 24:08 8 15 23 5:16 22 60
2013-14 34 NHL MON 81 7 36 43 12 34 131 5.3 1 1 25:14 2 19 21 5:23 49 180
2014-15 35 NHL MON 77 9 36 45 19 28 128 7.0 1 0 24:51 4 18 22 3:09 48 166
2014-15 Proj 35 NHL MON 78 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 projections for Andrei Markov

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Time On Ice Stats

24:51

Average Time On Ice in 2014-15

During an average game, Andrei Markov was on the ice for 24:51.

3:09

Average Power Play Time On Ice in 2014-15

During an average game, Andrei Markov was on the ice for 3:09 during power plays.

Year Ice Time Power Play Ice Time
2012-13 24:08 5:16
2013-14 25:14 5:23
2014-15 24:51 3:09

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Andrei Markov 2014-15 NHL Game Log
Date Opponent G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SOG SH% HIT BS TOI PPTOI
Mar 30 TB 0 1 1 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 1 24:56 3:57
Mar 28 FLA 0 1 1 -1 0 0 1 0 0 0.0 1 2 23:15 4:18
Mar 26 at WPG 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 2 50.0 0 1 24:56 4:21
Mar 24 at NSH 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 3 26:13 1:24
Mar 21 SJ 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 2 24:46 0:00
Mar 19 CAR 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 4 19:13 0:55
Mar 17 at FLA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 1 20:28 2:40
Mar 16 at TB 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 5 0.0 0 1 22:04 4:34
Mar 14 at NYI 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 6 25:30 5:08
Mar 12 OTT 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 5 0.0 0 2 24:14 5:29
Mar 10 TB 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 6 22:38 1:09
Mar 7 at ARI 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 23:15 1:10
Mar 5 at LA 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 3 25:23 3:17
Mar 4 at ANH 0 1 1 -2 0 0 1 0 0 0.0 0 3 26:42 3:17
Mar 2 at SJ 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 3 25:54 0:00
Feb 28 TOR 0 1 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 3 24:57 3:15
Feb 26 at CLS 1 1 2 5 0 0 0 0 3 33.3 1 0 24:44 2:21
Feb 24 at STL 0 2 2 2 0 0 1 0 2 0.0 0 2 23:29 2:07
Feb 21 CLS 0 1 1 -1 2 0 1 0 1 0.0 0 1 22:16 4:04
Feb 19 FLA 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 3 27:07 1:26
Feb 18 at OTT 0 1 1 -1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 1 28:51 2:34
Feb 16 at DET 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 0 4 0.0 2 3 25:41 1:37
Feb 14 TOR 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 4 0.0 1 7 31:57 7:18
Feb 12 EDM 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 2 26:10 2:28
Feb 10 PHI 0 1 1 -1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 1 29:45 5:30
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Feb 8 at BOS 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 3 33.3 1 2 26:19 4:05
Feb 7 NJ 1 1 2 1 0 1 0 0 4 25.0 0 1 24:02 3:02
Feb 3 BUF 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 5 0.0 0 1 28:25 2:15
Feb 1 ARI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 3 26:06 3:09
Jan 31 WAS 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 2 27:28 4:13
Jan 29 at NYR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 2 25:03 4:09
Jan 27 DAL 0 1 1 -1 0 0 1 0 1 0.0 0 4 25:56 4:48
Jan 20 NSH 0 1 1 0 2 0 1 0 2 0.0 0 1 26:10 3:28
Jan 17 NYI 0 3 3 0 0 0 2 0 1 0.0 0 6 24:43 2:33
Jan 15 at OTT 0 0 0 -2 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 3 25:38 4:34
Jan 14 at CLS 0 2 2 -1 0 0 2 0 1 0.0 1 0 22:55 4:28
Jan 10 PIT 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 1 25:43 4:32
Jan 6 TB 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 2 22:45 3:51
Jan 3 at PIT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 5 24:58 4:43
Jan 2 at NJ 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 2 26:17 5:14
Dec 30 at FLA 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 4 20:56 1:44
Dec 29 at CAR 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 4 24:11 1:03
Dec 23 at NYI 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 3 33.3 0 3 25:33 3:11
Dec 20 OTT 0 1 1 0 2 0 1 0 3 0.0 0 1 24:03 4:21
Dec 18 ANH 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.0 0 2 26:36 2:16
Dec 16 CAR 0 1 1 3 2 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 2 26:12 4:40
Dec 12 LA 1 1 2 1 0 1 0 0 1 100.0 0 4 24:30 2:18
Dec 9 VAN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 23:18 5:18
Dec 6 at DAL 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 2 1 26:43 1:53
Dec 5 at CHI 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0.0 2 4 25:02 2:24
Dec 3 at MIN 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 3 25:38 0:00
Dec 1 at COL 1 1 2 1 0 1 0 0 3 33.3 1 2 26:54 1:59
Nov 29 BUF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 1 26:41 1:33
Nov 28 at BUF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 24:46 2:21
Nov 23 at NYR 0 0 0 -2 2 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 0 18:32 0:58
Nov 22 at BOS 1 0 1 1 2 1 0 0 2 50.0 0 0 18:44 3:28
Nov 20 STL 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 21:32 1:11
Nov 18 PIT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 3 23:42 2:33
Nov 16 at DET 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 4 23:48 3:31
Nov 15 PHI 0 2 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0.0 0 1 21:39 2:27
Nov 13 BOS 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 1 22:41 4:32
Nov 11 WPG 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 4 25:32 3:29
Nov 8 MIN 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 5 23:57 0:51
Nov 5 at BUF 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 27:21 1:48
Nov 4 CHI 0 0 0 -3 0 0 0 0 5 0.0 0 3 21:06 5:18
Nov 2 CGY 0 1 1 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 1 23:34 1:59
Oct 30 at VAN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 1 29:26 4:38
Oct 28 at CGY 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 1 30:14 5:11
Oct 27 at EDM 0 0 0 -2 2 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 3 24:44 4:30
Oct 25 NYR 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 3 2 23:43 1:07
Oct 21 DET 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 3 23:51 1:57
Oct 18 COL 0 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 2 0.0 0 2 25:30 4:16
Oct 16 BOS 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 0 21:56 3:15
Oct 13 at TB 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 2 23:40 5:11
Oct 11 at PHI 1 2 3 3 0 0 0 0 4 25.0 3 1 27:46 2:53
Oct 9 at WAS 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 1 26:39 6:25
Oct 8 at TOR 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 1 26:17 2:59

Andrei Markov: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Markov collected an assist in Monday's loss to the Lightning.

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Markov potted a goal, assisted on another and went plus-5 in Thursday's win over Columbus.

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Markov recorded two assists and a plus-2 rating Tuesday in a win over the Blues.

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Markov assisted on David Desharnais's game-winning goal in Tuesday night's 2-1 win over the Flyers. The assist gives Markov points in three straight games.

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Markov scored an empty-net goal in Sunday night's 3-1 win over Boston.

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Markov chipped in an assist and a power-play goal in Saturday's 6-2 win over the Devils.

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Markov assisted on the Habs' game-winning power-play goal in Tuesday's triumph over the Stars.

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Markov delivered three assists in Saturday's win over the Islanders. He now has six assists, including four on the power play, in his last four games.

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Markov collected two assists in Wednesday’s 3-2 win over the Blue Jackets.

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Markov missed several shifts after getting hit in the face by a P.K. Subban clearing pass in Tuesday night's win over the Panthers, the Montreal Gazette reports.

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Markov pushed his point streak to five games Tuesday, scoring a goal and going plus-2 in a 3-1 win over the Islanders.

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Markov scored a power-play goal and added an assist in Friday's win over the Kings.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014-15

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2013-14

It's been a long slog for Markov, who had played just 65 games between 2009 and 2012. For the first time in two seasons, in 2012-13 he began a season healthy and was a leading offensive contributor for Montreal, scoring 30 points in 48 games. Eight of his 10 goals came on the power play, an area of the game in which Markov has historically been good. He'll be 35 this season and there were several times he looked slow on defense and finished up with a minus-9, far and away the worst on the team. He'll play a big role for the Habs once again, quarterbacking the power play and supporting offense.

2012-13

Markov returned to the ice in 2011-12 after rehabbing his knee for most of the last two years. He was somewhat tentative in his return and the Canadiens were wan to press him too much. A healthy offseason for the first time in three years will help. If healthy, Markov is one of the game's better scoring defensemen and will lead the Canadiens' power play unit.

2011-12

The Canadiens are showing a lot of faith in Markov’s recuperative powers. They handed him a four-year contract at age 32 after having played just 52 games in the last two seasons due to two reconstructive knee surgeries. When healthy, Markov has been an elite scoring defenseman, a team leader in minutes played and, perhaps most importantly, the quarterback of the Canadiens’ power play unit. Obviously, the big question is the state of his right knee.

2010-11

Markov dealt with leg and knee issues for most of the entire season last year and still performed very well when he played. He scored six goals and added 28 assists for 34 points in only 45 games. In all, it was a disappointing season for Markov who could not stay consistently healthy and could not repeat the career year he had the previous season. Barring rapid improvement from May knee surgery that gets him back ahead of schedule, Markov will likely miss all of October and the first couple of weeks in November because of the injury. He'd make a great reserve, however, if your league has the extra spots to store a big scorer from the blue line when he's in there.

2009-10

Markov led all NHL defensemen with 52 assists to go along with 12 goals. He was second among defensemen, behind Mike Green, with 64 points. There is no reason to believe he will slow down this season. Even though they lost their most consistent first line from last season, the Habs made some key additions by adding Cammalleri, Gionta and Gomez, which should allow Markov to maintain his excellent assist numbers.

2008-09

Markov has been an underrated fantasy commodity over the last couple of seasons but that's all over now. When Sheldon Souray left Montreal many thought the Habs power play would suffer. Didn't happen. Now Mark Streit has left but Markov owners should care less. Markov will QB the power play and see his customary 24-27 minutes a night. While Markov is coming off a monster season in which he bagged 16 goals and 58 points in 82 games, this guy is no one-year wonder. He's put up an amazing 161 points in 226 games over the past three seasons. That's roughly 54 points in 74 games, averaged over the last three seasons. Want more? He's registered exactly 32 power-play points in each of the last two seasons. Don't think this stud D-man is passive either. Markov has averaged a respectable 64 PIMs over the last three campaigns. If the opposition cheats to his side on the power play, the Habs would likely shift Alex Kovalev to the other point so there's little to be afraid of when picking Markov as your No. 1 or No. 2 roto defender.

2007-08

Markov is the Canadiens' top defenseman on both sides of the ice. Moreover, with Sheltdon Souray now an Oiler, Markov should see a boost in power-play points in the 2007-08 season. Remember that Markov played more often on the second power play unit last season due to the surprising success of fellow D-man Marc Streit.

2006-07

Markov had 46 points in 67 games last year. He was also a plus-13 with 74 PIMs. That's a complete package for a fantasy defenseman. Expect more of the same this season as he plays alongside Sheldon Souray on the power play.

2005-06

Andrei Markov is one of those players who has the talent to be a top-flight defenseman, but consistently disappoints. Markov is arguably the Habs’ most reliable blue-liner and will be counted on for power play minutes and for steady play. Andrei is always someone that hockey fans see as a late round pick, with the ability to explode on the scoresheet. He’ll probably log the most ice time on this team.