Washington Capitals
Washington Capitals
Andre Burakovsky
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AndreBurakovsky
POSITION: Left Wing
HEIGHT: 6' 3"
SHOOTS: Left
WEIGHT: 198
BIRTHDATE: 02/09/1995
AGE: 19
BIRTHPLACE: Klagenfurt, AUT
DRAFTED: WSH: 2013-23 overall
 
Career
2013-14: Registered 87 points (41g, 46a) in 57 games with the Erie Otters (OHL) in 2013-14 ... Named the OHL Player of the Month for March after tallying 24 points (12 goals, 10 assists) in 12 games during the month and recorded a league-high plus-22 rating ... Finished March on a sevengame point streak that included five multi-point games ... Tied his career-high with five points (two goals, three assists) on March 15 against the Sarnia Sting ... Led Erie to the best regular-season record in franchise history (52-14-2-0, 106 points)... Finished the season ranked ninth in the OHL in goals (41), tied for sixth in power-play goals (15), third in game-winning goals (10) and tied for eighth in plus/minus (+46) ... Signed a threeyear, entry-level contract with the Capitals on Sept. 4, 2013 ... Won a silver medal with Sweden at the 2014 IIHF World Junior Championship ... Registered seven points (3g, 4a) in seven games at the tournament.

2012-13: Played in 43 games for Malmo and recorded four goals and seven assists ... Represented Sweden in the 2013 U18 World Junior Championship. 2011-12: Made his professional debut with Malmo ... Represented Sweden in the U17 World Hockey Challenge and U18 World Junior Championship ... Son of former NHL player Robert Burakovsky.