Team Facts

2018-2019 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S Ctrct
GOALTENDERS
#31 Joni Ortio (G) 27 1991 Turku, FIN 6'1" 185 L 18/19
#99 Alexander Samonov (G) 23 1995 Moskva, RUS 6'0" 161 L
#40 Igor Saprykin (G) 26 1992 Moskva, RUS 5'11" 179 L 19/20
DEFENSEMEN
#70 Anton Bukhanko (D) 32 1986 Transportny, RUS 6'1" 216 R 18/19
#78 Georgi Dedov (D) 19 1999 Podolsk, RUS 6'3" 190 L
#11 Igor Golovkov (D) 28 1990 Moskva, RUS 6'4" 209 L 18/19
#26 Yevgeni Katichev (D) 32 1986 Chelyabinsk, RUS 6'0" 207 L 18/19
#16 Gleb Kozhemyakin (D) 20 1998 5'9" 168 L
#27 Vojtech Mozik (D) 25 1992 Praha, CZE 6'3" 201 R 18/19
#81 Yuri Pautov (D) 23 1995 Yaroslavl, RUS 6'4" 216 L 18/19
#64 Stanislav Romanov (D) 31 1987 Saratov, RUS 6'0" 214 L 18/19
#8 Ilya Shinkevich (D) 29 1989 Minsk, BLR 6'2" 183 L 18/19
#5
Nikolai Stasenko (D) 31 1987 Roschino, RUS 6'5" 220 L 18/19
#59 Yegor Voronkov (D) 21 1997 Podolsk, RUS 6'0" 187 L 19/20
#3 Mikhail Yepishin (D) 21 1997 Stolbovaya, RUS 6'2" 190 R 18/19
#7 Alexander Yevseyenkov (D) 33 1985 Malakhovka, RUS 5'8" 194 L 19/20
FORWARDS
#55 Miro Aaltonen (C/LW)   “A” 25 1993 Joensuu, FIN 5'11" 172 L 18/19
#53 Pavel Chernov (C) 28 1990 Novopolotsk, BLR 5'11" 192 R 19/20
#14 Alexander Denezhkin (RW/LW) 27 1991 Moskva, RUS 5'11" 187 R 18/19
#69 Nikita Dvurechensky (RW/LW) 27 1991 Lipetsk, RUS 6'1" 205 L 18/19
#75 Nikita Goncharov (F) 19 1999 Orel, RUS 5'11" 207 R
#29 Marek Hrivík (LW/C) 27 1991 Cadca, SVK 6'2" 196 L 18/19
#18 Denis Kokarev (LW/RW)   “C” 33 1985 Tver, RUS 5'10" 174 L 18/19
#19
Nikita Komarov (C) 30 1988 Novopolotsk, BLR 6'2" 220 R 19/20
#82 Alexander Kulagin (RW) 24 1994 Moskva, RUS 6'0" 179 L 18/19
#91 Alexei Makeyev (LW) 27 1991 Novouralsk, RUS 5'9" 181 L 19/20
#93 Danila Moiseyev (LW) 20 1998 6'3" 172 L
#23 Yevgeni Mons (RW) 29 1989 Cherepovets, RUS 6'4" 220 L 19/20
#36 Alexander Nikulin (C) 33 1985 Perm, RUS 6'1" 205 L 18/19
#13 Ivan Petrakov (C) 24 1994 Kondopoga, RUS 6'0" 187 L 18/19
#92 Bogdan Potekhin (LW/RW) 26 1992 Magnitogorsk, RUS 6'0" 212 L 18/19
#71 Borna Rendulic (RW/LW) 26 1992 Zagreb, CRO 6'2" 201 R 18/19
#10 Alexander Shevchenko (RW) 26 1992 Belgorod, RUS 6'1" 194 R 18/19
#57 Artyom Shvets-Rogovoy (C) 23 1995 Saratov, RUS 6'1" 172 L 18/19
#77 Gennadi Stolyarov (LW/C) 32 1986 Moskva, RUS 6'4" 201 L 18/19
#28 Alexander Syomin (RW/LW)   “A” 34 1984 Krasnoyarsk, RUS 6'2" 209 R 18/19
#17 Mark Verba (F) 20 1998 5'11" 187 L
#21 Nikita Vyglazov (LW) 33 1985 Olenegorsk, RUS 6'1" 209 R 19/20
Position: G:3 D:13 F:22 | Av Age: 26.68 years | Av Ht: 6'1" | Av Wt 195 lbs | Compare with other teams

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Arena Information
  • Arena Name Vityaz
  • Location Podolsk
  • Capacity 5 500
  • Construction Year 2000
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
11/20/2018
11/20/2018 Confirmed Leaving Shane Prince (F) Leaving for Sibir Novosibirsk
09/19/2018
09/19/2018 Confirmed Leaving Dmitri Syomin (F) Leaving for Torpedo Nizhny Novgorod
09/09/2018
09/09/2018 Confirmed Leaving Alexei Semyonov (D) Leaving for Salavat Yulaev Ufa
09/06/2018
09/06/2018 Confirmed Leaving Alexander Pankov (F) Leaving for Lada Togliatti
08/23/2018
08/23/2018 Confirmed Joining Gennadi Stolyarov (F) Joining from Torpedo Nizhny Novgorod
08/21/2018
08/21/2018 Confirmed Leaving Sergei Gimayev (D) Leaving for Dinamo Riga
07/11/2018
07/11/2018 Confirmed Leaving Matias Myttynen (F) Leaving for Dinamo Riga
07/01/2018
07/01/2018 Confirmed Joining Miro Aaltonen (F) Joining from Toronto Marlies
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
Vityaz Chekhov
1997-1998 Russia3 - - - - - - - - - - -
1998-1999 Russia3 - - - - - - - - - - -
1999-2000 Russia2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Vityaz Podolsk
2000-2001 Russia 34 6 3 23 1 1 56 98 24 17 -
Russia 10 3 2 3 1 1 21 24 14 5 Relegated
Vityaz Chekhov
2001-2002 Russia2 - - - - - - - - - - -
2002-2003 Russia2 - - - - - - - - - - -
2003-2004 Russia2 - - - - - - - - - - -
2004-2005 Russia2 - - - - - - - - - - -
2005-2006 Russia 51 11 - 32 1 1 89 149 42 17 Did not make playoffs
2006-2007 Russia 54 17 - 26 1 6 127 147 63 15 Eight final loss
2007-2008 Russia 57 16 - 28 6 7 151 181 67 18 Did not make playoffs
2008-2009 KHL 56 6 - 33 5 12 134 225 40 23 Did not make playoffs
2009-2010 KHL 56 13 - 33 5 5 142 216 54 23 Did not make playoffs
2010-2011 KHL 54 13 - 32 4 5 119 178 52 21 Did not make playoffs
2011-2012 KHL 54 10 - 36 6 2 108 193 44 23 Did not make playoffs
2012-2013 KHL 52 11 - 26 7 8 119 151 55 22 Did not make playoffs
Vityaz Podolsk
2013-2014 KHL 54 12 - 26 6 10 110 147 58 24 Did not make playoffs
2014-2015 KHL 60 20 - 28 6 6 152 186 78 20 Did not make playoffs
2015-2016 KHL 60 17 - 32 8 3 129 166 70 24 Did not make playoffs
2016-2017 KHL 60 26 - 22 7 5 162 158 97 11 Conference QF loss
2017-2018 KHL 56 17 - 27 4 8 131 160 67 21 Did not make playoffs
2018-2019 KHL 37 13 - 17 3 4 85 104 35 4 -
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Artemi Panarin (F) 2018-2019 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 28 7 24 31 8
2. Pavel Vorobyev (F) 2018-2019 Gyergyói HK Erste Liga 29 11 19 30 0
3. Airat Ziazov (F) 2018-2019 Saryarka Karaganda VHL 29 7 18 25 16
4. Dmitri Shitikov (F) 2018-2019 Arlan Kokshetau Kazakhstan 30 11 13 24 0
5. Gleb Klimenko (F) 2018-2019 GKS Tychy Poland 24 2 22 24 16
6. Anton Tikhomirov (F) 2018-2019 HK Cheboksary Russia3 17 12 11 23 6
7. Josh Gratton (F) 2018-2019 Glasgow Clan EIHL 23 10 13 23 22
8. Artyom Chernov (F) 2018-2019 Toros Neftekamsk VHL 26 10 9 19 6
9. Vadim Berdnikov (F) 2018-2019 Arlan Kokshetau Kazakhstan 30 9 10 19 26
10. Roman Horák (F) 2018-2019 Växjö Lakers HC SHL 22 7 12 19 18
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Alexander Korolyuk (F) 256 98 132 230
2. Maxim Afinogenov (F) 268 80 84 164
3. Oleg Voschenikin (F) 269 67 81 148
4. Alexei Makeyev (F) 296 65 72 137
5. Vladislav Poperechny (F) 255 61 70 131
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Alexander Korolyuk (F) 256 98 132 230
2. Maxim Afinogenov (F) 268 80 84 164
3. Oleg Voschenikin (F) 269 67 81 148
4. Alexei Makeyev (F) 296 65 72 137
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. Maxim Afinogenov (F) 268 80 84 164
3. Oleg Voschenikin (F) 269 67 81 148
4. Alexei Makeyev (F) 296 65 72 137
5. Vladislav Poperechny (F) 255 61 70 131
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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) 395 7 35 544
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) 395 7 28 35
2. Denis Sergeyev (F) 347 38 36 74
3. Alexei Kochegarov (F) 317 60 68 128
4. Alexei Makeyev (F) 296 65 72 137
5. Alexei Sergievsky (F) 291 45 60 105
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Sergei Shilov (F) 22 26 41 1.864
2. Pavel Shindyapin (F) 22 17 41 1.864
3. Andrei Dolgov (F) 30 17 41 1.367
4. Alexei Zhamnov (F) 24 5 27 1.125
5. Kirill Tulupov (D) 1 0 1 1.000
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Alexander Korolyuk (F) 2004-2005 Russia2 42 24 28 52 1.24 54
2. Vladislav Poperechny (F) 2003-2004 Russia2 57 24 27 51 0.89 34
3. Alexei Kopeikin (F) 2016-2017 KHL 60 21 30 51 0.85 16
4. Alexander Korolyuk (F) 2007-2008 Russia 50 16 35 51 1.02 52
5. Valeri Belov (F) 1999-2000 Russia2 44 26 24 50 1.14 44
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Valeri Belov (F) 1999-2000 Russia2 44 26 24 50 1.14 44
2. Sergei Shilov (F) 1997-1998 Russia4 22 26 15 41 1.86 18
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. Valeri Belov (F) 2002-2003 Russia2 47 18 32 50 1.06 52
3. Alexei Kopeikin (F) 2016-2017 KHL 60 21 30 51 0.85 16
4. Jakub Jerabek (D) 2016-2017 KHL 59 5 29 34 0.58 56
5. Alexander Korolyuk (F) 2004-2005 Russia2 42 24 28 52 1.24 54
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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
2018-2019 6'1" 195 lbs 26.68
2017-2018 6'1" 193 lbs 27.70
2016-2017 6'0" 198 lbs 28.31
2015-2016 6'0" 194 lbs 26.92
2014-2015 6'1" 198 lbs 26.00
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Elite Prospects Notes and Trivia
Team names:

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