Ukrainian-Russian former professional ice hockey defenseman. Zhitnik has played more games in the National Hockey League (NHL) (1,085) than any other Soviet-born defenseman. He has represented the Soviet Union, CIS, and Russia internationally, and Ukraine during two NHL All-Star Games.
White Reebok jersey worn by ALEXEI ZHITNIK during the 2005-2006 NHL season. The jersey is size 56 and features the Islanders logo on the front and “77” on the sleeves. “ZHITNIK” and “77” on back. The alternate captain “A” is on the left chest. The jersey has a numbered “Meigray Group NHL Game Worn Jersey” patch and is accompanied by a Letter of Authenticity from Meigray.
This is noted as the set 3 jersey. Photo shows Zhitnik wearing this very jersey during his last game of the year – March 14, 2006 at the New Jersey Devils.