Aleksander Barkov Florida Panthers logo

Age 26 Sep 2, 1995
Tampere FIN
Center shoots left
6'3" 191 cm
210 lbs 95 kg
ELC Signing Age 17
Waivers Signing Age 18
UFA Year 2020
Agent Mark Gandler & Todd Diamond
Draft Year 2013
Drafted Overall 2
Draft Round 1
Draft Team Florida Panthers logo

Transaction History
May 13, 2022 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov scored a goal and went plus-2 in Friday's 4-3 overtime win over the Capitals in Game 6.
May 11, 2022 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov notched two assists, six shots on goal, a plus-4 rating, two hits and two PIM in Wednesday's 5-3 win over the Capitals in Game 5.
May 5, 2022 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov picked up a goal and an assist in Thursday's 5-1 win over the Capitals.
May 2, 2022 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov (rest) was back in his first-line role at Monday's practice session, Jameson Olive of the Panthers' official site reports.
Apr 28, 2022 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov (rest) will not play Thursday in Ottawa, Jameson Olive of the Panthers' official site reports.
Apr 23, 2022 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov scored a goal and added an assist in a 3-2 overtime win over Toronto on Saturday.
Apr 20, 2022 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov scored all three Florida goals, one on the power play, in Tuesday's 3-2 overtime win over the Islanders.
Apr 17, 2022 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov dished out two assists- - one shorthanded -- in Sunday's 6-1 win over the Red Wings.
Apr 9, 2022 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov collected two assists, one on the power play, in Friday's 4-3 win over the Sabres.
Apr 5, 2022 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov scored a goal and dished out three assists in Tuesday's 7-6 overtime win over the Maple Leafs. Two assists came on the power play and the third was shorthanded.
Apr 2, 2022 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov scored two goals in Saturday's 7-6 overtime win over the Devils.
Mar 31, 2022 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov scored two goals -- one on the power play -- in Thursday's 4-0 win over the Blackhawks.
Mar 29, 2022 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov had an empty-net goal, an assist and seven shots in Tuesday's 7-4 win over the Canadiens.
Mar 18, 2022 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov notched an assist in Friday's 3-0 win over the Ducks.
Mar 17, 2022 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov notched a power-play assist and five shots on goal in Thursday's 5-3 loss to the Golden Knights.
Mar 13, 2022 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov recorded an assist and blocked two shots in Sunday's 3-2 shootout loss to the Kings.
Mar 9, 2022 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov dished out two assists in 20:16 of ice time Tuesday in the Panthers' 4-3 win over the Penguins.
Mar 8, 2022 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov scored a power-play goal and added two assists, one with the man advantage, in Monday's 6-1 win over the Sabres.
Mar 5, 2022 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov had three assists Saturday in a 6-2 win over Detroit.
Feb 26, 2022 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov deposited two power-play goals versus the Oilers on Saturday, but the Panthers suffered a 4-3 loss.
Feb 20, 2022 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov scored a goal and two assists in Sunday's 5-2 win over Chicago.
Feb 16, 2022 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov had a goal and an assist in Wednesday's 3-2 overtime win over the Hurricanes.
Feb 1, 2022 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov had two assists -- one on the power play -- in Tuesday's 5-2 loss to the Rangers.
Jan 27, 2022 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov added a goal and an assist in a 4-1 win over the Golden Knights on Thursday.
Jan 23, 2022 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov scored a goal on six shots and added a power-play assist in Sunday's 5-3 loss to the Kraken.
Jan 20, 2022 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov logged two goals and an assist in a 6-0 win over the Oilers on Thursday.
Jan 15, 2022 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov earned an assist in Friday's 7-1 win over the Stars.
Jan 12, 2022 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov scored a short-handed goal and added an even-strength assist in Tuesday's 5-2 win over the Canucks.
Jan 7, 2022 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov scored two goals, one on the power play and one short-handed, while adding an even-strength assist in Thursday's 6-5 shootout loss to the Stars.
Dec 29, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov (undisclosed) is slated to return to action versus the Rangers on Wednesday, Jameson Olive of the Panthers' official site reports.
Dec 27, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Coach Andrew Brunette said Barkov (undisclosed) will likely return from injured reserve for Wednesday's game against New York, David Dwork of Local 10 Miami reports.
Dec 13, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov (undisclosed) was placed on injured reserve by the Panthers on Monday, David Dwork of Local 10 Miami reports.
Dec 12, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov (undisclosed) will not be available Sunday against Colorado.
Dec 10, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkvo (undisclosed) will not be available Friday against Arizona, David Dwork of Local 10 Miami reports.
Dec 9, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov (undisclosed) joined the Panthers at practice Thursday, Jameson Olive of the Panthers' official site reports.
Dec 7, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov (undisclosed) left Tuesday's 4-3 overtime loss to the Blues early, and head coach Andrew Brunette didn't have an update on his status after the game, Jameson Olive of the Panthers' official site reports.
Dec 7, 2021 Activated Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov (knee) will be activated off injured reserve and return to the lineup for Tuesday's game versus the Blues.
Dec 6, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov (knee) will join the Panthers for their upcoming three-game road trip and could be an option versus the Blues on Tuesday, David Dwork of Local 10 Miami reports.
Nov 29, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov (knee) is still considered week-to-week despite getting on the ice Monday, David Dwork of Local 10 Miami reports.
Nov 27, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov (knee) was placed on injured reserve Saturday, David Dwork of Local 10 Miami reports.
Nov 24, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov (knee) is expected to remain unavailable for at least another 1-2 weeks, Jameson Olive of the Panthers' official site reports.
Nov 17, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Panthers interim head coach Andrew Brunette said Wednesday that Barkov is week-to-week with an apparent left knee injury but won't require surgery, Jameson Olive of the Panthers' official site reports.
Nov 16, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov suffered an apparent leg injury in the second period of Tuesday's game versus the Islanders, David Dwork of Local 10 Miami reports.
Nov 9, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov scored a goal on four shots and added three hits in Tuesday's 7-3 loss to New Jersey.
Nov 8, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov (lower body) had an assist and tied for the team lead with six shots in Monday's 4-3 loss to the Rangers.
Nov 8, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov (lower body) will suit up against the Rangers on Monday, Steve Goldstein of Fox Sports Florida reports.
Nov 8, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov (lower body) will be a game-time decision for Monday's matchup with the Rangers, Jameson Olive of the Panthers' official site reports.
Nov 6, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov (lower body) won't play Saturday versus Carolina, Jameson Olive of the Panthers' official site reports.
Nov 4, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov scored twice, including once on the power play, in Thursday's 5-4 overtime victory over the Capitals. He had five shots on goal.
Oct 30, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov scored a power-play goal on two shots in Saturday's 3-2 shootout loss to Boston.
Oct 29, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov scored twice in Friday's 3-2 overtime win over the Red Wings.
Oct 19, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov scored the game-winning goal and added an assist in Tuesday's 4-1 win over the Lightning.
Oct 14, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov added two assists and two shots in Thursday's 5-4 overtime win over the Panthers.
Oct 8, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov signed an eight-year, $80 million contract extension with the Panthers on Friday, Pierre LeBrun of The Athletic reports.
May 24, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov notched two assists in Monday's 4-1 win over the Lightning in Game 5.
May 18, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov notched an assist, five shots on goal and two hits in Tuesday's 3-1 loss to the Lightning.
May 16, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov scored a power-play goal on five shots, dished an assist and added three hits in Sunday's 5-4 loss to the Lightning in Game 1.
May 4, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov supplied the game-winning goal on the power play in addition to an assist in Monday's 5-4 overtime win over the Stars.
May 1, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov scored a goal, supplied an assist and went plus-3 in Saturday's 5-4 win over the Blackhawks.
Apr 27, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov scored twice on six shots and added an assist in Tuesday's 7-4 win over the Predators.
Apr 22, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov scored twice, including one power-play goal, in Thursday's 4-2 loss to Carolina. He also had six shots and two PIM.
Apr 13, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov scored a goal on two shots and went plus-2 in Tuesday's 3-2 overtime win over the Stars.
Apr 10, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov scored a power-play goal in Saturday's 4-1 loss to the Stars.
Apr 6, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov scored both of his team's goals in Tuesday's 5-2 loss to Carolina.
Apr 4, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov scored the game-winning goal and added an assist in Sunday's 3-0 win over the Blue jackets.
Apr 3, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov (lower body) picked up an assist Saturday in his return to action after missing six games due to injury. The Panthers defeated the Blue Jackets 5-2.
Apr 3, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov (lower body) will play in Saturday's game versus the Blue Jackets, George Richards of Panthers Press Box reports.
Apr 1, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov (lower body) won't play Thursday versus Detroit.
Mar 30, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Coach Joel Quenneville expects Barkov (lower body) to be ready to return at some point during the Panthers' current four-game homestand, David Dwork of Local 10 Miami reports.
Mar 27, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov (lower body) is considered doubtful for the Panthers' back-to-back set against the Stars on Saturday and Sunday, David Dwork of Local 10 Miami reports.
Mar 25, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Head coach Joel Quenneville said Thursday that Barkov (lower body) is "feeling way better" and may play in the upcoming back-to-back set against the Stars on Saturday and Sunday, George Richards of Panthers Press Box reports.
Mar 24, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov (lower body) won't play Thursday versus the Blackhawks.
Mar 24, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov (lower body) is not expected to be out long term, though his status for Thursday's clash with Chicago remains uncertain, George Richards of Panthers Press Box reports.
Mar 23, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov (lower body) won't play in Tuesday's game versus the Blackhawks, Steve Goldstein of Fox Sports Florida reports.
Mar 21, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov collected two assists and had two shots in a 5-3 loss to Tampa Bay on Sunday.
Mar 15, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov scored a short-handed goal and handed out a pair of assists in Monday's 6-3 win over Chicago. He also had five shots and won 12 of 17 faceoffs (70.6 percent).
Mar 13, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov scored twice on five shots and added an assist in Saturday's 4-2 win over Chicago. He also had a plus-3 rating.
Mar 11, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov scored a power-play goal on three shots in a 5-4 overtime win against Columbus.
Mar 4, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov dished out three assists and had four shots in Thursday's 5-4 win over Nashville.
Feb 19, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov scored a goal and added two assists, one on the power play, in Friday's 7-2 win over the Red Wings.
Feb 15, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov scored the game-winning goal and added an assist in Monday's 6-4 victory over the Lightning.
Feb 6, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov scored a goal and an assist in Friday's 2-1 win over the Predators.
Feb 4, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov recorded a goal and an assist -- both on the power play -- in Thursday's 6-5 overtime loss to Nashville.
Jan 30, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov scored a goal and an assist, both on the power play, in Saturday's 3-2 overtime win over the Red Wings.
Jan 19, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov notched two assists in Tuesday's 5-4 overtime win over Chicago.
Jan 17, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov had a power-play assist, three shots on goal and two blocked shots in Sunday's 5-2 win over the Blackhawks.
Jan 8, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | According to David Work of WPLG Local 10 News, the Panthers' first two games of the season have been postponed following the news that the Stars are dealing with a COVID-19 outbreak, so Barkov will have to wait until Jan. 17 against Chicago to make his season debut.
Jan 5, 2021 Florida Panthers | Aleksander Barkov | Barkov skated with Jonathan Huberdeau and Anthony Duclair for the first two days of camp, Jameson Olive of the Panthers' official site reports.
Feb 3, 2017 Activated Florida Panthers | activated C Aleksander Barkov from injured reserve.
Feb 25, 2016 Activated Florida Panthers | activated C Aleksander Barkov from injured reserve.
Feb 14, 2016 Injured Florida Panthers | placed C Aleksander Barkov on IR.
Jan 25, 2016 Florida Panthers | signed C Aleksander Barkov to a six-year, $35.4 million contract extension.
Jul 15, 2013 Florida Panthers | signed C Aleksander Barkov to a three-year, entry-level contract.
2021-2022 Regular Season Stats

Aleksander Barkov
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
Florida Panthers Florida Panthers logo 67 39 49 88 36 18 886 60.50 57.30 1.20 58.20 2.60 1.02 2.57
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Career Stats
Season Team League GP G A TP PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60 Playoffs GP G A TP PIM
2009-2010 Finland U16 (all) International-Jr 2 0 0 0 0
2009-2010 Tappara U16 U16 SM-sarja Q 8 6 8 14 2 Playoffs 9 5 7 12 0
2009-2010 Tappara U16 U16 SM-sarja 25 20 25 45 6 Playoffs 9 5 7 12 0
2010-2011 Tappara U18 U18 SM-sarja Q 8 6 3 9 2
2010-2011 Tappara U16 U16 SM-sarja Q 1 0 3 3 0 Playoffs 10 7 17 24 0
2010-2011 Finland U16 (all) International-Jr 13 4 6 10 10
2010-2011 Tappara U18 U18 SM-sarja 5 4 5 9 6
2010-2011 Tappara U16 U16 SM-sarja 2 1 3 4 0 Playoffs 10 7 17 24 0
2010-2011 Tappara U20 U20 SM-sarja 25 5 12 17 6
2010-2011 Finland U17 (all) International-Jr 3 4 0 4 4
2011-2012 Tappara U20 U20 SM-sarja 5 2 3 5 2
2011-2012 Tappara ET 1 0 0 0 0
2011-2012 Tappara Liiga 32 7 9 16 4
2011-2012 Finland U20 (all) International-Jr 12 1 4 5 0
2011-2012 Finland U20 WJC-20 7 1 3 4 0
2011-2012 Finland U18 WJC-18 7 1 2 3 27
2011-2012 Finland U18 Hlinka Gretzky Cup 5 3 4 7 2
Draft Yr 2012-2013 Tappara Liiga 53 21 27 48 8 Playoffs 2 0 0 0 0
Draft Yr 2012-2013 Tappara ET 7 3 1 4 4 Playoffs 5 0 5 5 0
Draft Yr 2012-2013 Finland U20 WJC-20 6 3 4 7 6
2013-2014 Florida Panthers NHL 54 8 16 24 10 718 48.44 56.07 6.22 50.69 1.15 0.33 1.42
2013-2014 Finland OG 2 0 1 1 2
2013-2014 Finland (all) International 2 0 1 1 2
2014-2015 Florida Panthers NHL 71 16 20 36 16 976 50.70 51.45 1.04 51.81 2.20 0.80 1.72
2014-2015 Finland EHT 3 2 0 2 0
2014-2015 Finland (all) International 11 6 3 9 4
2014-2015 Finland WC 8 4 3 7 4
2015-2016 Florida Panthers NHL 66 28 31 59 8 907 60.24 50.16 0.52 49.20 -0.94 1.12 2.31 Playoffs 6 2 1 3 0
2015-2016 Finland WC 9 3 6 9 2
2015-2016 Finland (all) International 9 3 6 9 2
2016-2017 Finland WCup 3 0 0 0 0
2016-2017 Florida Panthers NHL 61 21 31 52 10 849 57.75 52.43 6.87 54.72 4.62 1.06 2.19
2016-2017 Finland (all) International 6 1 2 3 2
2017-2018 Florida Panthers NHL 79 27 51 78 14 1,217 54.47 49.45 1.55 51.55 2.86 0.64 2.32
2018-2019 Florida Panthers NHL 82 35 61 96 8 1,253 52.24 48.15 0.09 48.64 -1.12 0.86 2.35
2019-2020 Florida Panthers NHL 66 20 42 62 18 936 55.70 49.30 0.60 51.60 2.20 0.90 2.44 Playoffs 4 1 3 4 0
2020-2021 Florida Panthers NHL 50 26 32 58 14 711 59.70 61.60 9.70 59.10 7.60 1.27 2.62 Playoffs 6 1 6 7 0
2021-2022 Florida Panthers NHL 67 39 49 88 18 886 60.50 57.30 1.20 58.20 2.60 1.02 2.57 Playoffs 9 2 5 7 0
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Active Contract

Signing Team Florida Panthers logo
Signing Date October 8, 2021
Signing Status UFA
Agent Mark Gandler & Todd Diamond
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Standard Contract | 8 Years $80,000,000 12.27% of cap space
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Cap Hit $10,000,000 $10,000,000 $10,000,000 $10,000,000 $10,000,000 $10,000,000 $10,000,000 $10,000,000
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AAV $10,000,000 $10,000,000 $10,000,000 $10,000,000 $10,000,000 $10,000,000 $10,000,000 $10,000,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000
Signing Bonuses $11,000,000 $11,000,000 $11,000,000 $10,600,000 $9,000,000 $7,000,000 $6,200,000 $6,200,000
Total Salary $12,000,000 $12,000,000 $12,000,000 $11,600,000 $10,000,000 $8,000,000 $7,200,000 $7,200,000
Minors Salary $12,000,000 $12,000,000 $12,000,000 $11,600,000 $10,000,000 $8,000,000 $7,200,000 $7,200,000
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Contract History

Signing Team Florida Panthers logo
Signing Date January 25, 2016
Signing Status RFA
Agent Mark Gandler & Todd Diamond
Standard Contract | 6 Years $35,400,000 8.08% of cap space
2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022
Cap Hit $5,900,000 $5,900,000 $5,900,000 $5,900,000 $5,900,000 $5,900,000
UFA
AAV $5,900,000 $5,900,000 $5,900,000 $5,900,000 $5,900,000 $5,900,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $4,500,000 $5,250,000 $6,250,000 $6,900,000 $4,750,000 $7,750,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Total Salary $4,500,000 $5,250,000 $6,250,000 $6,900,000 $4,750,000 $7,750,000
Minors Salary $4,500,000 $5,250,000 $6,250,000 $6,900,000 $4,750,000 $7,750,000
Clauses NMC M-NTC
UFA Year
Signing Team Florida Panthers logo
Signing Date July 14, 2013
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $10,725,000 1.44% of cap space
2013-2014 2014-2015 2015-2016
Cap Hit $925,000 $925,000 $925,000
RFA
AAV $3,575,000 $3,575,000 $3,575,000
Performance Bonuses $2,650,000 $2,650,000 $2,650,000
Base Salary $832,500 $832,500 $832,500
Signing Bonuses $92,500 $92,500 $92,500
Total Salary $925,000 $925,000 $925,000
Minors Salary $70,000 $70,000 $70,000
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