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Team Facts

2023-2024 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S Ctrct
GOALTENDERS
#1 Daniil Chechelev (G) Calgary Flames 23 2001 Khabarovsk, RUS 6'3" 187 R 23/24
#83 Maxim Dorozhko (G) 25 1998 Podolsk, RUS 6'3" 209 L 23/24
#69 Yaroslav Malkov (G) 18 2005 Yaroslavl, RUS 6'0" 139 L 24/25
#30 Saveli Sherstnev (G) 21 2002 Ufa, RUS 6'1" 165 L 23/24
#44 Dmitri Shikin (G) 32 1991 Elektrostal, RUS 6'0" 205 L 23/24
DEFENSEMEN
#7 Yaroslav Busygin (D) 21 2003 Korkino, RUS 6'3" 187 L 24/25
#2 Igor Golovkov (D)   “A” 33 1990 Moskva, RUS 6'4" 209 L 23/24
#53 Ruslan Pedan (D) 29 1994 Kaunas, LTU 6'0" 194 L 23/24
#79 Jérémy Roy (D)   “A” 26 1997 Richelieu, QC, CAN 6'0" 194 R 24/25
#96 David Shvangiradze (D) 19 2004 Penza, RUS 6'4" 205 L 25/26
#89 Nikolai Timashov (D) 29 1994 Magnitogorsk, RUS 5'11" 190 L 23/24
#9 Vladislav Valentsov (D) 27 1996 Tyumen, RUS 6'2" 203 L 24/25
#67 Kirill Vasilyev (D) 20 2003 Podolsk, RUS 5'10" 163 L 24/25
#59 Yegor Voronkov (D)   “A” 27 1997 Podolsk, RUS 6'0" 176 L 23/24
#65 Filat Zotov (D) 21 2002 Samara, RUS 6'0" 185 L 23/24
FORWARDS
#95 Nikita Almazov (F) 19 2004 Kaluga, RUS 6'4" 165 L 25/26
#15 Ilya Anufriyev (F) 20 2003 Podolsk, RUS 6'4" 196 R 24/25
#93 Ilya Arkalov (W/C)   30 1993 Moskva, RUS 6'2" 201 L 23/24
#26 Derek Barach (C) 29 1995 Glenmont, NY, USA 5'8" 165 R 23/24
#41 Alexander Daryin (RW/LW) Arizona Coyotes 23 2000 Yaroslavl, RUS 5'11" 159 R 23/24
#97 Ivan Detkov (RW/LW) 19 2004 Podolsk, RUS 5'10" 179 L 25/26
#10 Vladimir Galuzin (C)   “C”   35 1988 Nizhny Novgorod, RUS 5'11" 174 L 23/24
#75 Nikita Goncharov (F) 24 1999 Orel, RUS 5'11" 207 R 24/25
#88 Vladislav Kara (RW/LW) Toronto Maple Leafs 25 1998 Salekhard, RUS 6'1" 196 L 23/24
#91 Ivan Kozlov (C/LW) 24 1999 Yaroslavl, RUS 6'0" 209 L 23/24
#19 Daniil Malorosiyanov (C/D) 18 2005 St. Petersburg, RUS 5'11" 170 L 24/25
#31 Alexander Mirzabalayev (LW) 21 2002 Moskva, RUS 5'11" 176 L 23/24
#25 Vitali Popov (C) 31 1992 Yekaterinburg, RUS 6'1" 187 L 23/24
#21 Ivan Savchik (C/LW) 23 2000 Chelyabinsk, RUS 5'10" 170 L 23/24
#87 Vladislav Tsitsyura (C) 24 1999 Rybinsk, RUS 5'10" 161 L 25/26
#34 Igor Ugolnikov (LW) 26 1997 Nizhnekamsk, RUS 5'9" 176 R 23/24
#86 Ivan Vorobyov (LW/RW)   St. Louis Blues 21 2002 Surgut, RUS 5'11" 157 R 24/25
#20 Scott Wilson (LW) 31 1992 Oakville, ON, CAN 6'1" 176 L 23/24
#85 Alexander Yaremchuk (RW) 24 1999 Slavuta, UKR 5'11" 192 L 24/25
#13 Stanislav Yarovoy (RW) Carolina Hurricanes 20 2003 Tuymazy, RUS 5'11" 190 R 24/25
#27 Ivan Yezhov (F)   23 2000 Nizhnevartovsk, RUS 6'3" 192 L 24/25
#14 Yegor Zubov (RW) 22 2001 Chelyabinsk, RUS 5'10" 181 L 23/24
Position: G: 5, D: 10, F: 22 | Av Age: 24.41 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt: 184 lbs | Compare with other teams
Team Staff
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Demographics
Nationality
Team Facts
Nationalities 34 players
2 players
1 player
Experience Vityaz Moscow Region: 3 357 GP
NHL: 193 GP
HockeyAllsvenskan: 9 GP
Liiga: 114 GP
KHL: 5 508 GP
Czechia: 13 GP
AHL: 448 GP
NL: 3 GP
Affiliated Team(s) Russkie Vityazi (MHL)
Ryazan-VDV (VHL)
Yunison-Moskva (NMHL)
Team Captains
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Arena Information
Arena Name Arena Balashikha Location Balashikha Capacity 5 525 Construction Year 2007
Games
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Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
01/20/2024
01/20/2024 Confirmed Leaving Nikita Tochitsky (F) Leaving for HK 32 Liptovsky Mikulas
11/28/2023
11/28/2023 Confirmed Joining Daniil Chechelev (G) Joining from No team
11/24/2023
11/24/2023 Confirmed Leaving Igor Rudenkov (F) Leaving for Metallurg Novokuznetsk
10/19/2023
10/19/2023 Confirmed Joining Alexander Daryin (F) Joining from Torpedo Nizhny Novgorod
10/19/2023 Confirmed Joining Ivan Vorobyov (F) Joining from Torpedo Nizhny Novgorod
10/19/2023 Confirmed Leaving Kirill Kirsanov (D) Leaving for Torpedo Nizhny Novgorod
09/15/2023
09/15/2023 Confirmed Leaving Artyom Borodkin (D) Leaving for Lada Togliatti
09/06/2023
09/06/2023 Confirmed Leaving Daniel Butsayev (F) Leaving for Sokol Krasnoyarsk
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP P/GP Rank Postseason
Vityaz Podolsk-Chekhov
1997-1998 Russia4 18 17 0 1 - - 117 34 34 1.89 1 Conference Champion
Vityaz Podolsk
1998-1999 Russia2 14 3 4 7 - - 42 48 10 0.71 5 -
1999-2000 Russia2 44 30 5 7 1 1 179 101 98 2.23 2 Final group
Russia2 14 6 2 4 2 0 43 36 24 1.71 3 -
2000-2001 Russia 34 6 3 23 1 1 56 98 24 0.71 17 -
Russia 10 3 2 3 1 1 21 24 14 1.40 5 Relegated
2001-2002 Russia2 56 39 6 10 1 0 199 92 125 2.23 2 Final group
Russia2 14 7 2 4 1 0 30 25 25 1.79 3 Did not make playoffs
2002-2003 Russia2 48 15 5 24 1 3 129 167 55 1.15 9 Did not make playoffs
2003-2004 Russia2 60 35 11 13 0 1 171 120 117 1.95 3 Quarterfinal loss
Vityaz Chekhov
2004-2005 Russia2 52 32 3 14 1 2 154 113 103 1.98 4 Final loss
2005-2006 Russia 51 11 - 32 1 1 89 149 42 0.82 17 Did not make playoffs
2006-2007 Russia 54 17 - 26 1 6 127 147 63 1.17 15 Eighth Final Loss
2007-2008 Russia 57 16 - 28 6 7 151 181 67 1.18 18 Did not make playoffs
2008-2009 KHL 56 6 - 33 5 12 134 225 40 0.71 23 Did not make playoffs
2009-2010 KHL 56 13 - 33 5 5 142 216 54 0.96 23 Did not make playoffs
2010-2011 KHL 54 13 - 32 4 5 119 178 52 0.96 21 Did not make playoffs
2011-2012 KHL 54 10 - 36 6 2 108 193 44 0.81 23 Did not make playoffs
2012-2013 KHL 52 11 - 26 7 8 119 151 55 1.06 22 Did not make playoffs
Vityaz Podolsk
2013-2014 KHL 54 12 - 26 6 10 110 147 58 1.07 24 Did not make playoffs
2014-2015 KHL 60 20 - 28 6 6 152 186 78 1.30 20 Did not make playoffs
2015-2016 KHL 60 17 - 32 8 3 129 166 70 1.17 24 Did not make playoffs
2016-2017 KHL 60 26 - 22 7 5 162 158 97 1.62 11 Conference QF loss
2017-2018 KHL 56 17 - 27 4 8 131 160 67 1.20 21 Did not make playoffs
2018-2019 KHL 62 23 - 27 5 7 134 169 63 1.02 15 Conference QF loss
2019-2020 KHL 62 19 - 24 8 11 137 166 65 1.05 14 Conference QF loss
2020-2021 KHL 60 21 - 28 6 5 155 175 59 0.98 17 Did not make playoffs
2021-2022 KHL 48 9 - 20 6 13 121 149 43 0.90 19 Did not make playoffs
Vityaz Moscow Region
2022-2023 KHL 68 24 - 26 10 8 169 170 76 1.12 6 Conference QF loss
2023-2024 KHL 68 14 - 40 6 8 133 224 48 0.71 11 Did not make playoffs
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Tournament Statistics
Season Tournament GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP P/GP Rank Postseason
1997-1998 Russia4 2 2 0 0 - - 20 2 4 2.00 1 Champion
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Artemi Panarin (F) 2023-2024 New York Rangers NHL 59 33 46 79 22
2. Alexander Vasilyev (F) 2023-2024 HYC Herentals BeNeLiga 29 31 44 75 45
3. Miks Indrasis (F) 2023-2024 Brynäs IF HockeyAllsvenskan 48 24 28 52 16
4. Kaspars Daugavins (F) 2023-2024 HK Dukla Michalovce Slovakia 44 10 38 48 18
5. Magomed Gimbatov (F) 2023-2024 HK Vitebsk Belarus 48 11 31 42 46
6. Artyom Bezrukov (D) 2023-2024 Batavia Demons Indonesia 8 10 31 41 2
7. Roman Horák (F) 2023-2024 HC Sparta Praha Czechia 47 16 23 39 2
8. Robert Kousal (F) 2023-2024 HC Dynamo Pardubice Czechia 50 10 29 39 24
9. Michal Repik (F) 2023-2024 HC Sparta Praha Czechia 48 15 23 38 20
10. Pekka Jormakka (F) 2023-2024 Jukurit Liiga 51 19 18 37 45
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Alexander Korolyuk (F) 256 98 132 230
2. Alexei Makeyev (F) 381 86 101 187
3. Maxim Afinogenov (F) 268 80 84 164
4. Miro Aaltonen (F) 198 57 95 152
5. Oleg Voshchenikin (F) 268 67 81 148
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Alexander Korolyuk (F) 256 98 132 230
2. Alexei Makeyev (F) 381 86 101 187
3. Maxim Afinogenov (F) 268 80 84 164
4. Oleg Voshchenikin (F) 268 67 81 148
5. Vladislav Poperechny (F) 255 61 70 131
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Alexander Korolyuk (F) 256 98 132 230
2. Alexei Makeyev (F) 381 86 101 187
3. Miro Aaltonen (F) 198 57 95 152
4. Maxim Afinogenov (F) 268 80 84 164
5. Oleg Voshchenikin (F) 268 67 81 148
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Darcy Verot (F) 125 6 17 1221
2. Igor Golovkov (D) 667 7 50 771
3. Reid Simpson (F) 77 3 13 531
4. Denis Sergeyev (F) 347 38 74 528
5. Chris Simon (F) 113 37 80 457
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Igor Golovkov (D) 667 7 43 50
2. Yegor Voronkov (D) 424 9 35 44
3. Alexei Makeyev (F) 381 86 101 187
4. Denis Sergeyev (F) 347 38 36 74
5. Alexei Kochegarov (F) 316 60 68 128
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Pavel Shindyapin (F) 49 30 70 1.43
2. Andrei Dolgov (F) 30 17 41 1.37
3. Sergei Shilov (F) 49 37 65 1.33
4. Andrei Shindyapin (F) 46 33 61 1.33
5. Alexei Zhamnov (F) 24 5 27 1.13
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Justin Danforth (F) 2020-2021 KHL 58 23 32 55 0.95 50
2. Alexander Korolyuk (F) 2004-2005 Russia2 42 24 28 52 1.24 54
3. Vladislav Poperechny (F) 2003-2004 Russia2 57 24 27 51 0.89 34
4. Alexei Kopeikin (F) 2016-2017 KHL 60 21 30 51 0.85 16
5. Alexander Korolyuk (F) 2007-2008 Russia 50 16 35 51 1.02 52
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Niko Ojamäki (F) 2021-2022 KHL 48 29 14 43 0.90 6
2. Valeri Belov (F) 1999-2000 Russia2 44 26 24 50 1.14 44
3. Alexander Korolyuk (F) 2004-2005 Russia2 42 24 28 52 1.24 54
4. Vladislav Poperechny (F) 2003-2004 Russia2 57 24 27 51 0.89 34
5. Yaroslav Lyuzenkov (F) 2003-2004 Russia2 60 24 18 42 0.70 84
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Alexander Korolyuk (F) 2007-2008 Russia 50 16 35 51 1.02 52
2. Justin Danforth (F) 2020-2021 KHL 58 23 32 55 0.95 50
3. Valeri Belov (F) 2002-2003 Russia2 47 18 32 50 1.06 52
4. Kaspars Daugavins (F) 2020-2021 KHL 58 17 32 49 0.84 38
5. Miro Aaltonen (F) 2021-2022 KHL 44 10 32 42 0.95 10
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Darcy Verot (F) 2007-2008 Russia 43 2 2 4 0.09 508
2. Darcy Verot (F) 2009-2010 KHL 34 1 4 5 0.15 374
3. Reid Simpson (F) 2005-2006 Russia 41 0 3 3 0.07 300
4. Kip Brennan (F) 2011-2012 KHL 14 1 0 1 0.07 240
5. Chris Simon (F) 2008-2009 KHL 40 8 19 27 0.68 236
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2023-2024 6'0" 184 lbs 24.41
2022-2023 6'1" 194 lbs 26.13
2021-2022 6'1" 192 lbs 25.77
2020-2021 6'1" 201 lbs 27.07
2019-2020 6'1" 196 lbs 26.95
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Elite Prospects Notes and Trivia
Team names:

- Vityaz Podolsk (1996-2004)
- Vityaz Chekhov (2004-2013)
- Vityaz Podolsk (2013- )