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1999-00 Alexei Zhitnik Buffalo Sabres Game Worn Jersey - Team Letter
Lot #508

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1999-00 Alexei Zhitnik Buffalo Sabres Game Worn Jersey - Team Letter
Lot #508
This road black air-knit gamer by Pro Player was worn by Alexei Zhitnik during the 1999-00 NHL season. This 15-year NHL veteran began his career with the LA Kings and made a run to the Cup Finals as a rookie. The bulk of Zhitnik’s playing days was spent with the Sabres, a decade all told. Alexei also represnted the New York Islanders, the Philadelphia Flyers and the Atlanta Thrashers where, after the 2007-08 season, he left the NHL to return to Russia and play for Moscow Dynamo. In a career that spanned 1085 games, Alexei tallied an impressive 471 points and 1268 PIMS. He was twice an NHL All Star and also represented his native Russia in the 1992 Canada Cup, the 1996 World Cup, numerous World Championships and a couple of Olympics!

Sewn to the right breast is the NHL’s year 2000 patch. The game wear on this size 56 sweater consists of stick and slash marks, board burns, board paint transfer and inner pilling. This jersey will be accompanied by a Sabres team letter.