Team Facts
Plays in Kontinental Hockey League Full name Sportivnyi Klub Armii St. Petersburg Town St. Petersburg, RUS Founded 1946

2019-2020 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
#30 Yaroslav Askarov (G) Nashville Predators 20 2002 Omsk, RUS 6'4" 179 R
#45 Magnus Hellberg (G) Detroit Red Wings 31 1991 Uppsala, SWE 6'6" 209 L
#74 Pyotr Kochetkov (G) Carolina Hurricanes 23 1999 Penza, RUS 6'2" 179 L
#1 Alexei Melnichuk (G) 24 1998 St. Petersburg, RUS 6'1" 201 L
#70 Ivan Nalimov (G) 28 1994 Novokuznetsk, RUS 6'4" 209 L
#31 Alexander Samonov (G) 27 1995 Moskva, RUS 6'0" 168 L
DEFENSEMEN
#77 Anton Belov (D) 36 1986 Ryazan, RUS 6'4" 209 L
#32 Lukas Bengtsson (D) 28 1994 Stockholm, SWE 5'10" 181 R
#73 Yaroslav Dyblenko (D) 29 1993 Surgut, RUS 6'1" 194 L
#79 Danila Galenyuk (D) 22 2000 Tyumen, RUS 6'2" 198 L
#3 Dinar Khafizullin (D) 34 1989 Kazan, RUS 5'11" 181 L
#27 Igor Ozhiganov (D) 30 1992 Krasnogorsk, RUS 6'2" 207 R
#5 Roman Rukavishnikov (D) 30 1992 Moskva, RUS 6'2" 231 L
#7 David Rundblad (D) 32 1990 Lycksele, SWE 6'2" 187 R
#24 Vasili Tokranov (D) 33 1989 Almetievsk, RUS 6'0" 209 L
#8 Artyom Zemchyonok (D) 31 1991 Moskva, RUS 6'0" 190 R
#2 Artyom Zub (D) Ottawa Senators 27 1995 Khabarovsk, RUS 6'2" 203 R
#28 Andrei Zubarev (D) 35 1987 Ufa, RUS 6'1" 220 L
FORWARDS
#52 Miro Aaltonen (C) 29 1993 Joensuu, FIN 5'11" 172 L
#94 Alexander Barabanov (LW/RW) San Jose Sharks 28 1994 St. Petersburg, RUS 5'10" 194 L
#17 Anton Burdasov (RW) 31 1991 Chelyabinsk, RUS 6'2" 214 L
#38 Alexei Byvaltsev (C) 28 1994 Magnitogorsk, RUS 5'11" 192 L
#18 Alexander Dergachyov (C) Los Angeles Kings 26 1996 Langepas, RUS 6'5" 225 L
#41 Vasili Glotov (C) Buffalo Sabres 25 1997 Barnaul, RUS 5'10" 185 L
#29 Ilya Kablukov (C) 35 1988 Moskva, RUS 6'2" 196 L
#9 Dmitri Kagarlitsky (LW) 33 1989 Cherepovets, RUS 5'10" 163 R
#91 Maxim Karpov (RW) 31 1991 Chelyabinsk, RUS 6'2" 192 L
#23 Joonas Kemppainen (C) 34 1988 Kajaani, FIN 6'2" 185 L
#40 Yevgeni Ketov (RW)   “A” 37 1986 Gubakha, RUS 6'0" 198 L
#4 Jarno Koskiranta (C) 36 1986 Paimio, FIN 6'3" 198 L
#99 Pavel Kukshtel (C) 24 1998 St. Petersburg, RUS 6'4" 190 L
#96 Andrey Kuzmenko (LW) Vancouver Canucks 26 1996 Yakutsk, RUS 5'11" 194 R
#12 Jori Lehterä (C)   “A” 35 1987 Espoo, FIN 6'2" 212 L
#90 Oleg Li (RW/LW) 31 1991 Volgograd, RUS 6'0" 196 L
#86 Kirill Marchenko (RW/LW) Columbus Blue Jackets 22 2000 Barnaul, RUS 6'3" 187 R
#71 Ivan Morozov (C) Vegas Golden Knights 22 2000 Verkhnyaya Salda, RUS 6'1" 196 R
#16 Sergei Plotnikov (RW)   “C” 32 1990 Komsomolsk-na-Amure, RUS 6'1" 209 L
#92 Vasili Podkolzin (RW) Vancouver Canucks 21 2001 Moskva, RUS 6'1" 190 L
#57 Artyom Shvets-Rogovoy (C) 27 1995 Saratov, RUS 6'2" 185 L
#10 Viktor Tikhonov (LW/C) 34 1988 Riga, LAT 6'2" 192 R
#19 Vladimir Tkachyov (LW) 27 1995 Omsk, RUS 5'10" 159 R
#65 Nail Yakupov (RW/LW) 29 1993 Nizhnekamsk, RUS 5'11" 196 L
Position: G: 5, D: 12, F: 22 | Av Age: 26.44 years | Av Ht: 6'1" | Av Wt: 195 lbs | Compare with other teams
Team Staff
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Demographics
Nationality
Team Facts
Nationalities 35 players
4 players
3 players
Experience SKA St. Petersburg: 5 414 GP
NHL: 1 585 GP
WC: 309 GP
OG: 64 GP
SHL: 278 GP
HockeyAllsvenskan: 145 GP
Liiga: 1 392 GP
KHL: 13 416 GP
AHL: 840 GP
Affiliated Team(s) SKA St. Petersburg U16 (Russia U16)
SKA St. Petersburg U17 (Russia U17)
SKA-1946 St. Petersburg (MHL)
SKA-Neva St. Petersburg (VHL)
SKA-Varyagi St. Petersburg (MHL)
Team Captains
Team captaincy history
Arena Information
Arena Name SKK Ledovy Dvorets Location St. Petersburg Capacity 11 439 Construction Year 1999
Games
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Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
12/27/2022
12/27/2022 Extension Vladislav Podyapolsky (G)
12/27/2022 Loan Leaving Nikita Zorkin (D) Leaving for Dinamo Minsk
12/27/2022 Confirmed Joining Yevgeni Ivannikov (G) Joining from No team
12/23/2022
12/23/2022 Confirmed Joining Andrei Altybarmakyan (F) Joining from HK Sochi
12/23/2022 Confirmed Joining Vladimir Barabanov (F) Joining from Vityaz Moscow Region
12/23/2022 Confirmed Joining Svyatoslav Grebenshchikov (F) Joining from Admiral Vladivostok
12/20/2022
12/20/2022 Loan Leaving Matvei Michkov (F) Leaving for HK Sochi
12/15/2022
12/15/2022 Extension Dmitri Nikolayev (G)
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP P/GP Rank Postseason
1996-1997 Russia 24 7 5 12 - - 46 59 22 0.92 10 -
Russia 38 8 7 23 - - 85 116 23 0.61 18 Did not make playoffs
1997-1998 Russia 26 12 4 10 - - 55 52 28 1.08 6 -
Russia 20 8 3 9 - - 52 53 19 0.95 10 Eighth Final Loss
1998-1999 Russia 42 10 12 20 - - 100 111 32 0.76 20 Saved in relegation
1999-2000 Russia 38 14 4 15 2 3 72 76 53 1.39 12 Eighth Final Loss
2000-2001 Russia 34 2 0 30 0 2 50 153 8 0.24 18 -
Russia 10 4 1 4 1 0 19 17 15 1.50 3 Did not make playoffs
2001-2002 Russia 51 13 2 33 2 1 87 147 46 0.90 15 Did not make playoffs
2002-2003 Russia 51 17 2 26 2 4 97 117 61 1.20 13 Did not make playoffs
2003-2004 Russia 60 16 10 27 4 3 124 151 69 1.15 14 Did not make playoffs
2004-2005 Russia 60 22 5 29 1 3 133 169 76 1.27 12 Did not make playoffs
2005-2006 Russia 51 19 - 26 2 1 109 134 65 1.27 13 Eighth Final Loss
2006-2007 Russia 54 18 - 26 1 2 137 158 65 1.20 14 Eighth Final Loss
2007-2008 Russia 57 29 - 20 5 3 143 130 100 1.75 6 Quarterfinal loss
2008-2009 KHL 56 26 - 17 9 4 143 105 100 1.79 8 Conference QF Loss
2009-2010 KHL 56 36 - 10 4 6 192 118 122 2.18 2 Conference QF Loss
2010-2011 KHL 54 23 - 13 9 9 171 144 96 1.78 7 Conference SF loss
2011-2012 KHL 54 32 - 11 6 5 205 130 113 2.09 2 Conference Final loss
2012-2013 KHL 52 36 - 11 2 3 182 116 115 2.21 1 Conference Final loss
2013-2014 KHL 54 30 - 14 5 5 175 115 105 1.94 3 Conference SF loss
2014-2015 KHL 60 36 - 14 5 5 210 136 123 2.05 2 Champion
2015-2016 KHL 60 27 - 20 6 7 176 149 100 1.67 10 Conference Final loss
2016-2017 KHL 60 39 - 8 7 6 249 114 137 2.28 2 Champion
2017-2018 KHL 56 40 - 5 7 4 227 97 138 2.46 1 Conference Final loss
2018-2019 KHL 62 45 - 8 4 5 209 80 103 1.66 2 Conference Final loss
2019-2020 KHL 62 30 - 13 14 5 179 118 93 1.50 3 Playoffs Interrupted
2020-2021 KHL 60 33 - 15 4 8 178 126 82 1.37 6 Conference Final loss
2021-2022 KHL 48 25 - 11 6 6 146 98 68 1.42 3 Conference Final loss
2022-2023 KHL 57 34 - 10 9 4 199 120 90 1.58 1 -
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Tournament Statistics
Season Tournament GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP P/GP Rank Postseason
SKA Leningrad
1970-1971 Spengler Cup 4 4 0 0 - - 26 4 8 2.00 No playoffs held
1971-1972 SovSport Cup 4 4 0 0 - - 24 10 8 2.00 1 Final loss
Spengler Cup 4 4 0 0 - - 27 9 8 2.00 No playoffs held
1972-1973 SovSport Cup 4 2 1 1 - - 23 17 5 1.25 2 -
1977-1978 Spengler Cup 4 3 0 1 - - 18 11 6 1.50 No playoffs held
SKA St. Petersburg
1988-1989 Soviet League Cup 10 4 1 3 - - 27 37 9 0.90 5 Did not make playoffs
2010-2011 Spengler Cup 2 2 - 0 0 0 7 2 6 3.00 1 Champion
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Roman Cervenka (F) 2022-2023 SC Rapperswil-Jona Lakers NL 31 15 35 50 32
2. Artemi Panarin (F) 2022-2023 New York Rangers NHL 49 12 38 50 20
3. Alexei Kruchinin (F) 2022-2023 Torpedo Nizhny Novgorod KHL 56 15 34 49 18
4. Vladimir Tkachyov (F) 2022-2023 Avangard Omsk KHL 53 19 29 48 23
5. Alexander Khokhlachev (F) 2022-2023 Spartak Moskva KHL 54 16 31 47 71
6. Patrick Thoresen (F) 2022-2023 Storhamar Norway 38 14 32 46 45
7. Andrey Kuzmenko (F) 2022-2023 Vancouver Canucks NHL 48 21 22 43 4
8. Anton Burdasov (F) 2022-2023 Traktor Chelyabinsk KHL 46 19 23 42 14
9. Jori Lehterä (F) 2022-2023 Tappara Liiga 42 8 32 40 14
10. Yevgeni Skachkov (F) 2022-2023 SC Csíkszereda Erste Liga 35 16 23 39 18
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Ilya Kovalchuk (F) 298 138 189 327
2. Nikita Gusev (F) 269 106 221 327
3. Maxim Sushinsky (F) 481 143 183 326
4. Pyotr Andreyev (F) 389 174 90 264
5. Vyacheslav Lavrov (F) 435 145 119 264
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Belyay Bekyashev (F) 37 192 - -
2. Valentin Panyukhin (F) 432 175 87 251
3. Pyotr Andreyev (F) 389 174 90 264
4. Vladimir Pogrebnyak (F) 127 148 10 45
5. Vyacheslav Solodukhin (F) 401 147 66 213
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Nikita Gusev (F) 269 106 221 327
2. Ilya Kovalchuk (F) 298 138 189 327
3. Maxim Sushinsky (F) 481 143 183 326
4. Vadim Shipachyov (F) 227 76 171 247
5. Vyacheslav Lavrov (F) 435 145 119 264
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Maxim Sushinsky (F) 481 143 326 519
2. Yevgeni Artyukhin (F) 138 21 37 456
3. Vyacheslav Lavrov (F) 435 145 264 417
4. Igor Yevdokimov (D) 422 25 74 395
5. Yevgeni Filinov (D) 356 9 35 390
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Andrei Andreyev (F) 540 138 97 235
2. Igor Schyurkov (F) 506 99 41 127
3. Viktor Belyakov (F) 504 83 62 145
4. Oleg Churashov (D) 483 28 30 58
5. Maxim Sushinsky (F) 481 143 183 326
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Nikita Gusev (F) 269 106 327 1.22
2. Ilya Kovalchuk (F) 298 138 327 1.10
3. Vadim Shipachyov (F) 227 76 247 1.09
4. Jonas Enlund (F) 1 0 1 1.00
5. Yevgeni Dadonov (F) 165 72 158 0.96
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Nikita Gusev (F) 2018-2019 KHL 62 17 65 82 1.32 10
2. Ilya Kovalchuk (F) 2016-2017 KHL 60 32 46 78 1.30 47
3. Vadim Shipachyov (F) 2016-2017 KHL 50 26 50 76 1.52 22
4. Nikita Gusev (F) 2016-2017 KHL 57 24 47 71 1.25 8
5. Yevgeni Dadonov (F) 2016-2017 KHL 53 30 36 66 1.25 39
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Belyay Bekyashev (F) 1952-1953 Soviet 21 39 - - - -
2. Belyay Bekyashev (F) 1955-1956 Soviet - 37 - - - -
3. Belyay Bekyashev (F) 1953-1954 Soviet 16 34 - - - -
4. Ilya Kovalchuk (F) 2016-2017 KHL 60 32 46 78 1.30 47
5. Ilya Kovalchuk (F) 2017-2018 KHL 53 31 32 63 1.19 26
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Nikita Gusev (F) 2018-2019 KHL 62 17 65 82 1.32 10
2. Vadim Shipachyov (F) 2016-2017 KHL 50 26 50 76 1.52 22
3. Nikita Gusev (F) 2016-2017 KHL 57 24 47 71 1.25 8
4. Ilya Kovalchuk (F) 2016-2017 KHL 60 32 46 78 1.30 47
5. Alexei Yashin (F) 2009-2010 KHL 56 18 46 64 1.14 38
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Yevgeni Artyukhin (F) 2011-2012 KHL 47 16 7 23 0.49 150
2. Joel Kwiatkowski (D) 2009-2010 KHL 50 7 12 19 0.38 147
3. Yevgeni Artyukhin (F) 2012-2013 KHL 30 1 1 2 0.07 127
4. Yevgeni Artyukhin (F) 2010-2011 KHL 26 4 5 9 0.35 115
5. Alexander Yudin (D) 2003-2004 Russia 52 1 16 17 0.33 112
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2022-2023 6'1" 196 lbs 26.26
2021-2022 6'1" 193 lbs 25.73
2020-2021 6'1" 189 lbs 24.11
2019-2020 6'1" 195 lbs 26.44
2018-2019 6'1" 197 lbs 25.68
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Elite Prospects Notes and Trivia
Team names:

- DO im. S.M.Kirova Leningrad (1946–1947)
- LDO Leningrad (1948–1953)
- ODO Leningrad (1953–1957)
- SKWO Leningrad (1957–1959)
- SKA Leningrad (1959–1991)
- SKA St. Petersburg (1991- )