- Sport: Olympic Ice Hockey
- Nation: Belarus
- DOB: February 3, 1985
- Career Highlights: Kostitsyn is in his fifth NHL season with Montreal after he was a first-round selection of the Canadiens in the 2003 draft.
After shuttling between the AHL and Montreal in his first two seasons, Kostitsyn blossomed as a regular in 2007-08, setting
career highs with 26 goals, 27 assists and 53 points in 78 games. He added five goals and eight points in 12 playoff games
that season as the Canadiens lost to Philadelphia in the conference semifinals. Kostitsyn, whose brother Sergei also plays
in the Montreal organization, has played extensively in international competition for his native Belarus but has never participated
in the Olympics.
- Olympic History: None