Sasha Pokulok

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Sasha Pokulok
Born (1986-05-25) May 25, 1986 (age 30)
Vaudreuil-Dorion, QC, CAN
Height 6 ft 5 in (196 cm)
Weight 220 lb (100 kg; 15 st 10 lb)
Position Defence
Shoots Right
LNAH team
Former teams
Cornwall River Kings
Hershey Bears
Springfield Falcons
San Antonio Rampage
DEG Metro Stars
KHL Medveščak Zagreb
Arlan Kokshetau
NHL Draft 14th overall, 2005
Washington Capitals
Playing career 2006–present

Alexandre Grenier "Sasha" Pokulok (born May 25, 1986 in Vaudreuil-Dorion, Québec) is a Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman currently playing for the Cornwall River Kings of the Ligue Nord-Américaine de Hockey.

Playing career[edit]

Pokulok played one season with the Notre Dame Hounds of the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League. He spent two seasons with the Cornell Big Red of the ECAC Hockey League before signing an entry-level professional contract with the Capitals on July 6, 2006. Pokulok was drafted by the Washington Capitals 14th overall in the 2005 NHL Entry Draft.

On June 4, 2010, Pokulok left North America as a free agent and signed a one-year contract with German team, DEG Metro Stars of the DEL.[1]

On July 5, 2012, Pokulok left Europe and signed a contract with Cornwall River Kings of the Ligue Nord-Américaine de Hockey.[2]

Career statistics[edit]

Regular season and playoffs[edit]

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2003–04 Notre Dame Hounds SJHL 39 7 16 23 34
2004–05 Cornell University ECAC 26 3 7 10 33
2005–06 Cornell University ECAC 27 4 9 13 49
2006–07 Hershey Bears AHL 1 0 0 0 0
2006–07 South Carolina Stingrays ECHL 16 3 6 9 22
2007–08 Hershey Bears AHL 44 1 6 7 43
2007–08 South Carolina Stingrays ECHL 5 0 6 6 6 18 0 6 6 18
2008–09 South Carolina Stingrays ECHL 23 2 9 11 37 11 0 4 4 8
2008–09 Hershey Bears AHL 8 0 0 0 8
2009–10 Bakersfield Condors ECHL 49 13 26 39 64 10 1 2 3 9
2009–10 Springfield Falcons AHL 7 0 5 5 2
2009–10 San Antonio Rampage AHL 8 2 1 3 5
2010–11 DEG Metro Stars DEL 52 4 11 15 36
2011–12 KHL Medveščak Zagreb EBEL 45 6 7 13 46
2012–13 Cornwall River Kings LNAH 21 9 17 26 8
2013–14 Arlan Kokshetau KHC 7 0 3 3 8
2013–14 Cornwall River Kings LNAH 32 10 18 28 22 6 3 1 4 8
2014–15 Cornwall River Kings LNAH 32 11 16 27 16 7 0 2 2 4
AHL totals 68 3 12 15 58
Medal record
Representing  Canada
Ice hockey
World Junior Championships
Gold medal – first place 2006 Vancouver

International[edit]

Year Team Event Result GP G A Pts PIM
2006 Canada WJC 1st, gold medalist(s) 6 0 0 0 0
Junior totals 6 0 0 0 0

Awards and honors[edit]

Award Year
All-ECAC Hockey Rookie Team 2004–05

References[edit]

  1. ^ "DEG announce four signings for 2010/11" (in German). DEG Metro Stars. 2010-06-04. Retrieved 2010-08-18. 
  2. ^ "Cornwall River Kings sign six players". Cornwall River Kings. 2012-07-05. Retrieved 2013-01-06. 

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Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Mike Green
Washington Capitals first round draft pick
2005
Succeeded by
Joe Finley