Team Facts

2007-2008 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
#31 Robert Esche (G) 40 1978 Whitesboro, NY, USA 6'2" 203 L
#20 Stanislav Galimov (G) 30 1988 Chelyabinsk, RUS 6'3" 192 L
#99 Emil Garipov (G) 26 1991 Kazan, RUS 6'2" 192 L
#85 Vasili Koshechkin (G) 35 1983 Togliatti, RUS 6'7" 243 L
#35 Mika Noronen (G) 38 1979 Tampere, FIN 6'1" 201 L
DEFENSEMEN
#59 Vyacheslav Buravchikov (D) 31 1987 Moskva, RUS 6'2" 203 L
#2 Ray Giroux (D) 41 1976 North Bay, ON, CAN 6'1" 190 L
#82 Yevgeni Medvedev (D) 35 1982 Chelyabinsk, RUS 6'2" 192 L
#5 Ilya Nikulin (D) 36 1982 Moskva, RUS 6'3" 212 L
#75
Grigori Panin (D) 32 1985 Karaganda, KAZ 6'0" 183 L
#9 Andrei Pervyshin (D) 33 1985 Arkhangelsk, RUS 5'9" 170 L
#7 Yevgeni Ryasensky (D) 30 1987 Tver, RUS 5'11" 209 L
#36 Yakov Seleznyov (D) 28 1989 Yelabuga, RUS 6'3" 216 L
#24 Vasili Tokranov (D) 28 1989 Almetievsk, RUS 6'0" 216 L
#3 Mikhail Tyulyapkin (D) 34 1984 Nizhny Novgorod, RUS 6'2" 240 L
#74 Alexei Yemelin (D) 32 1986 Togliatti, RUS 6'1" 216 L
#33 Andrei Zubarev (D) 31 1987 Ufa, RUS 6'1" 223 L
FORWARDS
#81 Nikita Alexeyev (RW) 36 1981 Murmansk, RUS 6'6" 227 L
#26 Denis Arkhipov (C) 39 1979 Kazan, RUS 6'3" 216 L
#16 Petr Cajanek (C) 42 1975 Gottwaldov, CZE 5'11" 185 L
#79
Alexander Golovin (LW) 35 1983 Ust-Kamenogorsk, KAZ 5'10" 194 R
#55 Jukka Hentunen (RW) 44 1974 Joroinen, FIN 5'10" 198 R
#67 Dmitri Kazionov (C/LW) 34 1984 Perm, RUS 6'2" 207 L
#39 Cory LaRose (C) 43 1975 Campbellton, NB, CAN 5'11" 190 L
#61
Maxim Mayorov (LW/RW) 29 1989 Andizhan, UZB 6'2" 201 L
#95 Alexei Morozov (RW)   “C” 41 1977 Moskva, RUS 6'2" 205 L
#73 Igor Musatov (RW) 30 1987 Moskva, RUS 6'2" 216 R
#34 Dmitri Obukhov (RW) 34 1983 Kazan, RUS 6'0" 205 L
#90 Kirill Petrov (RW/LW) 28 1990 Kazan, RUS 6'3" 225 L
#14
Oleg Petrov (LW) 47 1971 Moskva, RUS 5'10" 179 L
#15 Grigori Shafigulin (C) 33 1985 Chelyabinsk, RUS 6'4" 227 L
#30 Alexander Stepanov (RW) 39 1979 Moskva, RUS 5'9" 223 L
#25 Danis Zaripov (RW/LW) 37 1981 Chelyabinsk, RUS 6'0" 192 L
#21
Mikhail Zhukov (C/RW) 33 1985 St. Petersburg, RUS 6'3" 207 L
#42 Sergei Zinovyev (C) 38 1980 Prokopyevsk, RUS 5'11" 176 L
Position: G:4 D:11 F:17 | Av Age: 24.16 years | Av Ht: 6'1" | Av Wt 205 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
05/21/2018
05/21/2018 Extension Rafael Batyrshin (D)
05/21/2018 Confirmed Leaving Vasili Tokranov (D) Leaving for SKA St. Petersburg
05/19/2018
05/19/2018 Confirmed Leaving Damir Musin (D) Leaving for HK Sochi
05/19/2018 Confirmed Leaving Dmitri Arkhipov (F) Leaving for HK Sochi
05/19/2018 Confirmed Joining Pavel Padakin (F) Joining from HK Sochi
05/18/2018
05/18/2018 Extension Damir Musin (D)
05/16/2018
05/16/2018 Confirmed Leaving Anton Glinkin (F) Leaving for Traktor Chelyabinsk
05/16/2018 Extension Mikhail Glukhov (F)
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
Itil Kazan
1993-1994 Russia 46 25 4 17 - - 138 118 54 7 Quarterfinal loss
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 - - - - - - - - - - -
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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. Artemi Panarin (F) 2017-2018 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 81 27 55 82 26
2. Josef Straka (F) 2017-2018 Blue Devils Weiden Germany3 46 29 41 70 30
3. Ilya Kovalchuk (F) 2017-2018 SKA St. Petersburg KHL 53 31 32 63 26
4. Chris Bourque (F) 2017-2018 Hershey Bears AHL 64 17 36 53 63
5. Jarkko Immonen (F) 2017-2018 JYP Liiga 59 13 37 50 14
6. Oscar Möller (F) 2017-2018 Skellefteå AIK SHL 49 18 24 42 6
7. Andrei Mikhnov (F) 2017-2018 Yunost Minsk Belarus 38 14 27 41 14
8. Radek Duda (F) 2017-2018 EHC Freiburg DEL2 47 15 21 36 111
9. Pavel Datsyuk (F) 2017-2018 SKA St. Petersburg KHL 37 8 27 35 8
10. Pavel Padakin (F) 2017-2018 HK Sochi KHL 53 9 22 31 22
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Sergei Stolbun (F) 848 589 321 867
2. Gennadi Maslov (F) 527 525 271 754
3. Valeri Shalakhin (F) 633 352 403 745
4. Alexei Morozov (F) 475 219 286 505
5. Danis Zaripov (F) 617 222 240 462
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Sergei Stolbun (F) 848 589 321 867
2. Gennadi Maslov (F) 527 525 271 754
3. Valeri Shalakhin (F) 633 352 403 745
4. Ildar Rakhmatullin (F) 591 234 139 373
5. Danis Zaripov (F) 617 222 240 462
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Valeri Shalakhin (F) 633 352 403 745
2. Sergei Stolbun (F) 848 589 321 867
3. Alexei Morozov (F) 475 219 286 505
4. Gennadi Maslov (F) 527 525 271 754
5. Danis Zaripov (F) 617 222 240 462
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Alexei Chupin (F) 485 152 296 714
2. Ilya Nikulin (D) 520 81 279 654
3. Alexei Puchkov (D) 691 68 132 592
4. Ildar Rakhmatullin (F) 591 234 373 513
5. Grigori Panin (D) 252 10 58 498
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Sergei Stolbun (F) 848 589 321 867
2. Vladimir Bokarev (F) 776 215 138 343
3. Dmitri Balmin (D) 696 50 132 182
4. Alexei Puchkov (D) 691 68 64 132
5. Valeri Shalakhin (F) 633 352 403 745
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Vladislav Naydyonov (F) 33 44 70 2.121
2. Gennadi Maslov (F) 527 525 754 1.431
3. Valeri Shalakhin (F) 633 352 745 1.177
4. Brad Richards (F) 6 2 7 1.167
5. Alexei Morozov (F) 475 219 505 1.063
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Gennadi Maslov (F) 1982-1983 Soviet2 60 76 52 128 2.13 -
2. Sergei Stolbun (F) 1982-1983 Soviet2 76 88 37 125 1.64 -
3. Valeri Shalakhin (F) 1982-1983 Soviet2 75 48 65 113 1.51 -
4. Gennadi Maslov (F) 1978-1979 Soviet2 58 63 36 99 1.71 26
5. Valeri Shalakhin (F) 1981-1982 Soviet2 76 48 44 92 1.21 43
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Sergei Stolbun (F) 1982-1983 Soviet2 76 88 37 125 1.64 -
2. Gennadi Maslov (F) 1982-1983 Soviet2 60 76 52 128 2.13 -
3. Gennadi Maslov (F) 1978-1979 Soviet2 58 63 36 99 1.71 26
4. Gennadi Maslov (F) 1979-1980 Soviet2 58 61 22 83 1.43 31
5. Gennadi Maslov (F) 1973-1974 Soviet3 - 57 32 89 - -
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Valeri Shalakhin (F) 1982-1983 Soviet2 75 48 65 113 1.51 -
2. Gennadi Maslov (F) 1982-1983 Soviet2 60 76 52 128 2.13 -
3. Valeri Shalakhin (F) 1983-1984 Soviet2 58 37 51 88 1.52 -
4. Alexei Morozov (F) 2006-2007 Russia 53 34 49 83 1.57 36
5. Valeri Shalakhin (F) 1981-1982 Soviet2 76 48 44 92 1.21 43
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Alexei Yemelin (D) 2007-2008 Russia 56 0 5 5 0.09 123
2. Grigori Panin (D) 2011-2012 KHL 50 1 11 12 0.24 120
3. Darius Kasparaitis (D) 2004-2005 Russia 29 1 3 4 0.14 118
4. Alexander Stepanov (F) 2006-2007 Russia 50 13 11 24 0.48 112
5. Grigori Shafigulin (F) 2007-2008 Russia 39 5 5 10 0.26 112
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2018-2019 6'1" 194 lbs 24.93
2017-2018 6'1" 201 lbs 26.18
2016-2017 6'1" 202 lbs 25.48
2015-2016 6'1" 204 lbs 25.79
2014-2015 6'1" 204 lbs 26.38
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Elite Prospects Notes and Trivia
Team names:

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