Team Facts

1997-1998 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
Sergei Abramov (G) 60 1959 Kazan, RUS 5'11" 207 L
Oleg Grachyov (G) 45 1974 Kazan, RUS 5'10" 172 L
Dmitri Yachanov (G) 47 1972 Kazan, RUS 6'0" 190 L
DEFENSEMEN
Artyom Anisimov (D) 43 1976 Kazan, RUS 6'1" 212 L
Dmitri Balmin (D) 49 1970 Kazan, RUS 6'0" 181 L
Yuri Gunko (D) 47 1972 Kiev, UKR 6'3" 207 L
Leonid Labzov (D) 46 1973 Kazan, RUS 5'11" 190 -
Khalim Nigmatullin (D) 47 1972 Kazan, RUS 5'9" 187 R
Alexander Savitsky (D) 48 1971 Kiev, UKR 5'11" 192 L
Vladimir Tolokonnikov (D) 46 1973 Voskresensk, RUS 6'0" 181 -
Rafik Yakubov (D) 53 1966 Kazan, RUS 5'9" 181 -
Alexander Zavyalov (D) 49 1969 Krasnoyarsk, RUS 5'11" 192 R
FORWARDS
Oleg Antonenko (RW) 48 1971 Minsk, BLR 6'2" 203 R
Denis Arkhipov (C) 40 1979 Kazan, RUS 6'3" 216 L
Roman Baranov (F) 46 1973 Kazan, RUS 5'11" 187 L
Alexei Chupin (C) 46 1972 Glazov, RUS 6'1" 209 L
Almaz Garifullin (C) 48 1971 Kazan, RUS 6'2" 203 R
Ilnur Gizatullin (RW) 50 1969 Kazan, RUS 6'1" 203 L
Kirill Golubev (LW) 45 1974 Izhevsk, RUS 6'4" 205 -
Airat Kadeykin (RW) 49 1970 Penza, RUS 5'11" 187 -
Rinat Kasyanov (F) 48 1971 Kazan, RUS 6'2" 192 L
Eduard Kudermetov (RW) 47 1972 Kazan, RUS 5'10" 181 L
Pavel Lazarev (C) 1970 Chelyabinsk, RUS 5'10" 190 L
Mikhail Sarmatin (LW) 46 1972 Kazan, RUS 6'2" 216 L
Andrei Sidlyarov (F) 48 1971 Elektrostal, RUS 6'0" 192 L
Sergei Solomatov (F) 46 1973 Chelyabinsk, RUS 5'10" 187 L
Igor Stepanov (C) 49 1970 Saratov, RUS 5'11" 174 L
Andrei Tsaryov (RW) 42 1977 Kazan, RUS 5'11" 181 L
Dmitri Vanyasov (F) 47 1972 Penza, RUS 6'0" 181 -
Yevgeni Zakharov (F) 41 1977 Kazan, RUS 5'10" 176 -
Sergei Zolotov (LW) 48 1971 Kazan, RUS 5'9" 163 R
Position: G:3 D:8 F:16 | Av Age: 26.63 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt 193 lbs | Compare with other teams

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Arena Information
  • Arena Name Tatneft Arena
  • Location Kazan
  • Capacity 8 774
  • Construction Year 2005
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
10/18/2019
10/18/2019 Confirmed Joining Oleg Li (F) Joining from SKA St. Petersburg
09/18/2019
09/18/2019 Confirmed Leaving Rob Klinkhammer (F) Leaving for Avangard Omsk
08/29/2019
08/29/2019 Rumour Leaving Andrei Markov (D) Leaving for NHL
08/08/2019
08/08/2019 Confirmed Leaving Daniil Kurashov (D) Leaving for Unknown
07/18/2019
07/18/2019 Confirmed Joining Mikko Rantanen (F) Joining from Neftekhimik Nizhnekamsk
07/18/2019 Confirmed Leaving Radel Fazleyev (F) Leaving for Neftekhimik Nizhnekamsk
07/10/2019
07/10/2019 Confirmed Leaving Andrei Popov (F) Leaving for Traktor Chelyabinsk
07/04/2019
07/04/2019 Extension Maxim Pestushko (F)
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
Itil Kazan
1994-1995 Russia 52 27 7 18 - - 150 123 61 5 First round loss
Ak Bars Kazan
1995-1996 Russia 26 12 9 5 - - 68 54 33 4 -
Russia 26 14 4 8 - - 68 56 36 7 Quarterfinal loss
1996-1997 Russia 24 17 3 4 - - 77 40 37 1 -
Russia 38 25 5 8 - - 113 78 55 2 Eight final loss
1997-1998 Russia 26 22 1 3 - - 96 40 45 1 -
Russia 20 14 2 4 - - 62 39 30 3 Semifinal loss
1998-1999 Russia 42 20 10 12 - - 105 75 50 7 Semifinal loss
1999-2000 Russia 38 25 3 8 1 1 144 82 81 2 Final loss
2000-2001 Russia 34 21 5 7 1 0 115 65 70 1 -
Russia 10 5 1 3 0 1 24 19 17 2 Quarterfinal loss
2001-2002 Russia 51 30 7 11 1 2 151 88 101 2 Final loss
2002-2003 Russia 51 26 7 13 4 1 156 106 94 4 Quarterfinal loss
2003-2004 Russia 60 29 2 21 5 3 162 122 102 5 Bronze game loss
2004-2005 Russia 60 34 5 17 3 1 174 113 114 4 Quarterfinal loss
2005-2006 Russia 51 25 - 8 5 4 150 109 98 2 Champion
2006-2007 Russia 54 35 - 8 3 1 214 111 119 1 Final loss
2007-2008 Russia 57 28 - 19 5 5 182 142 99 7 Semifinal loss
2008-2009 KHL 56 36 - 10 4 6 189 123 122 2 Champion
2009-2010 KHL 56 25 - 18 8 5 159 128 96 8 Champion
2010-2011 KHL 54 29 - 12 5 8 181 133 105 4 Conference SF loss
2011-2012 KHL 54 27 - 19 3 5 167 136 92 6 Conference SF loss
2012-2013 KHL 52 28 - 10 6 8 157 112 104 2 Conference Final loss
2013-2014 KHL 54 26 - 14 8 6 139 108 100 4 Conference QF loss
2014-2015 KHL 60 34 - 14 6 6 169 115 120 4 Final loss
2015-2016 KHL 60 25 - 20 6 9 143 127 96 12 Conference QF loss
2016-2017 KHL 60 29 - 18 9 4 155 127 109 7 Conference Final loss
2017-2018 KHL 56 30 - 18 2 6 158 126 100 4 Champion
2018-2019 KHL 62 34 - 18 4 6 165 139 82 8 Conference QF loss
2019-2020 KHL 19 15 - 4 1 0 67 36 30 1 -
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Tournament Statistics
Season Tournament GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
1998-1999 Euro HL 6 3 - 2 1 0 22 16 11 1 Playoffs Qualifier loss
1999-2000 Continental Cup 3 3 0 0 - - 16 1 6 1 Promoted
Continental Cup 3 1 0 2 - - 12 10 2 3 -
2006-2007 ECC 2 2 - 0 0 0 9 4 6 1 Champion
2007-2008 Continental Cup 3 3 - 0 0 0 12 4 9 1 Champion
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Albert Vishnyakov (F) 2019-2020 Beibarys Atyrau Kazakhstan 17 11 8 19 16
2. Jiri Sekac (F) 2019-2020 CSKA Moskva KHL 19 8 8 16 8
3. Mikhail Varnakov (F) 2019-2020 Torpedo Nizhny Novgorod KHL 21 6 10 16 2
4. Vladislav Kara (F) 2019-2020 Bars Kazan VHL 15 5 10 15 10
5. Yevgeni Grigorenko (F) 2019-2020 Humo Tashkent VHL 15 8 5 13 6
6. Radek Duda (F) 2019-2020 HC Benatky nad Jizerou Czech2 16 5 8 13 59
7. Lauris Darzins (F) 2019-2020 Dinamo Riga KHL 19 4 9 13 6
8. Denis Kulyash (D) 2019-2020 SC Csíkszereda Erste Liga 14 5 7 12 -
9. Chris Bourque (F) 2019-2020 EHC München DEL 13 4 8 12 8
10. Yakov Rylov (D) 2019-2020 Spartak Moskva KHL 21 4 8 12 12
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Alexei Morozov (F) 112 47 70 117
2. Danis Zaripov (F) 130 37 52 89
3. Ilya Nikulin (D) 143 24 43 67
4. Justin Azevedo (F) 65 18 33 51
5. Sergei Zinovyev (F) 56 22 28 50
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Alexei Morozov (F) 112 47 70 117
2. Danis Zaripov (F) 130 37 52 89
3. Ilya Nikulin (D) 143 24 43 67
4. Sergei Zinovyev (F) 56 22 28 50
5. Dmitri Obukhov (F) 128 19 16 35
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Alexei Morozov (F) 112 47 70 117
2. Danis Zaripov (F) 130 37 52 89
3. Ilya Nikulin (D) 143 24 43 67
4. Justin Azevedo (F) 65 18 33 51
5. Niko Kapanen (F) 82 17 31 48
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Ilya Nikulin (D) 143 24 67 183
2. Stepan Zakharchuk (D) 89 4 19 169
3. Yevgeni Medvedev (D) 98 8 31 135
4. Grigori Panin (D) 65 4 14 133
5. Vitali Proshkin (D) 60 9 25 124
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Ilya Nikulin (D) 143 24 43 67
2. Danis Zaripov (F) 130 37 52 89
3. Dmitri Obukhov (F) 128 19 16 35
4. Alexei Morozov (F) 112 47 70 117
5. Yevgeni Medvedev (D) 98 8 23 31
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Petr Cajanek (F) 10 5 11 1.100
2. Alexei Morozov (F) 112 47 117 1.045
3. Alexander Osipov (D) 2 2 2 1.000
4. Sergei Zinovyev (F) 56 22 50 0.893
5. Justin Azevedo (F) 65 18 51 0.785
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Alexei Morozov (F) 2005-2006 Russia 13 13 13 26 2.00 8
2. Justin Azevedo (F) 2017-2018 KHL 19 9 15 24 1.26 6
3. Alexei Morozov (F) 2008-2009 KHL 21 8 11 19 0.90 12
4. Sergei Zinovyev (F) 2006-2007 Russia 16 7 11 18 1.13 20
5. Danis Zaripov (F) 2006-2007 Russia 16 10 7 17 1.06 4
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Alexei Morozov (F) 2005-2006 Russia 13 13 13 26 2.00 8
2. Danis Zaripov (F) 2006-2007 Russia 16 10 7 17 1.06 4
3. Stanislav Galiyev (F) 2017-2018 KHL 19 10 5 15 0.79 8
4. Justin Azevedo (F) 2017-2018 KHL 19 9 15 24 1.26 6
5. Sergei Zinovyev (F) 2005-2006 Russia 13 9 8 17 1.31 26
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Justin Azevedo (F) 2017-2018 KHL 19 9 15 24 1.26 6
2. Alexei Morozov (F) 2006-2007 Russia 14 2 15 17 1.21 6
3. Alexei Morozov (F) 2005-2006 Russia 13 13 13 26 2.00 8
4. Alexei Morozov (F) 2008-2009 KHL 21 8 11 19 0.90 12
5. Sergei Zinovyev (F) 2006-2007 Russia 16 7 11 18 1.13 20
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Yevgeni Varlamov (D) 1998-1999 Russia 13 1 1 2 0.15 55
2. Stepan Zakharchuk (D) 2014-2015 KHL 18 3 4 7 0.39 47
3. Alexei Chupin (F) 1999-2000 Russia 15 2 2 4 0.27 45
4. Grigori Panin (D) 2007-2008 Russia 10 1 1 2 0.20 45
5. Vitali Proshkin (D) 2006-2007 Russia 16 3 3 6 0.38 44
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2019-2020 6'1" 197 lbs 25.91
2018-2019 6'1" 203 lbs 28.48
2017-2018 6'1" 204 lbs 27.69
2016-2017 6'1" 203 lbs 26.88
2015-2016 6'1" 204 lbs 27.18
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Elite Prospects Notes and Trivia
Team names:

- Mashstroy Kazan (1956–1958)
- SK Uritskogo Kazan (1958–90)
- Itil Kazan (1990–1995)
- Ak Bars Kazan (1995-)