2012-13: Began the season in the KHL with Moscow Spartak and had 2-5=7 totals in 26 games ... Joined his junior team in Windsor in January and then was assigned to Providence/AHL on Mar. 20 ... Had 2-1=3 totals in 11 games with the AHL Bruins with both goals scored on Apr. 5 vs. Albany in the game in which the Bruins clinched their playoff berth ... Played his first North American pro game on Mar. 22 vs. Bridgeport Sound.
JUNIORS: Played three seasons in the Ontario Hockey League with the Windsor Spitfires with 81-112=193 totals and 80 penalty minutes in 152 career junior games ... Averaged over a point per game in all three of his Windsor seasons, including a 1.66 points per game average in his final season in 2012-13 ... Had three hat tricks with the Spitfires in 2012-13, including a 3-2=5 effort on Mar. 10 vs. London.
INTERNATIONAL: Played for Team Russia in both the 2012 (4-1=5 totals and 6 PIM in seven games while winning a silver medal) and 2013 (3-2=5 totals and 4 PIM in seven games and winning a bronze medal) World Junior Championships.
TRANSACTIONS: Boston's second pick, 40th overall, in the 2011 NHL Entry Draft.
ETC: Full name, Alexander Khokhlachev ... Nickname, Koko ... Single.
CONTRACT STATUS: Is in year one of a three-year entry level contract.