Team Facts

2015-2016 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
#30 Bogdan Dyachenko (G) 20 1998 Kharkov, UKR 6'0" 174 L
#20 Yevgeni Napnenko (G) 31 1988 Kiev, UKR 5'11" 176 L
#33 Yevgeni Tsaregorodtsev (G) 36 1983 Khabarovsk, RUS 5'11" 183 L
DEFENSEMEN
#9 Vladimir Aleksyuk (D) 32 1987 Kiev, UKR 5'11" 183 R
#23 Alexander Boyevykh (D) 24 1995 Kiev, UKR 6'5" 223 L
#75
Yevgeni Gorban (D) 33 1986 Ust-Kamenogorsk, KAZ 6'0" 194 L
#70 Andri Grygoryev (D) 21 1998 Kiev, UKR 6'0" 201 L
#7 Dmitri Ignatenko (D) 25 1994 Kiev, UKR 6'1" 198 R
#57 Yegor Karp (D) 27 1992 Revda, RUS 5'10" 183 L
#3 Kirill Katrich (D) 35 1984 Kiev, UKR 5'10" 183 L
#91 Vladimir Oksenenko (D) 28 1991 Kharkov, UKR 6'0" 183 R
#89 Denis Petrukhno (D) 29 1989 Kiev, UKR 6'3" 196 L
#13 Danil Skripets (D) 24 1994 Dnipro, UKR 5'10" 190 L
#2 Pavlo Taran (D) 27 1992 Kiev, UKR 6'5" 220 L
#4 Vsevolod Tolstushko (D) 26 1993 Kiev, UKR 5'10" 185 L
FORWARDS
#15 Sergei Babinets (RW) 31 1987 Kiev, UKR 6'0" 176 L
#14 Nikita Butsenko (C) 29 1990 Kharkov, UKR 5'10" 174 L
#17 Vladimir Cherdak (LW) 25 1994 Kharkov, UKR 5'10" 172 R
#81 Ilya Dokshin (C) 37 1981 St. Petersburg, RUS 6'0" 183 L
#27 Denis Kochetkov (F) 39 1980 Yekaterinburg, RUS 5'11" 181 L
#8
Vladislav Kutsevich (C) 25 1994 Kiev, UKR 5'11" 181 L
#95 Sergei Kuzmik (C) 24 1995 Kiev, UKR 6'1" 185 L
#87 Yevgeni Nikiforov (LW) 26 1993 Ufa, RUS 5'11" 150 L
#93 Ruslan Romaschenko (C) 26 1993 Kharkov, UKR 5'10" 181 L
#10 Viktor Shakhvorostov (LW) 24 1995 Kazan, RUS 6'1" 161 R
#22 Yaroslav Svishchev (LW) 22 1997 Kharkov, UKR 6'0" 170 L
#21 Yevgeni Timchenko (LW) 23 1996 Kiev, UKR 6'0" 196 L
#44 Sergei Varlamov (LW/C) 41 1978 Kiev, UKR 5'11" 203 L
#45 Viktor Zakharov (LW/C) 25 1994 Kiev, UKR 6'5" 198 L
#29 Alexander Zhurun (F) 34 1985 Tyumen, RUS 5'11" 194 L
Position: G:3 D:12 F:15 | Av Age: 25.3 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt 186 lbs | Compare with other teams

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Arena Information
  • Arena Name Arena Druzhba
  • Location Donetsk
  • Capacity 4 130
  • Construction Year 1975
  • Secondary Arena Altair
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
08/10/2019
08/10/2019 Extension Sergei Kostenko (G)
08/10/2019 Extension Bogdan Dyachenko (G)
08/10/2019 Confirmed Joining Stepan Goryachevskikh (G) Joining from Gyergyói HK
08/10/2019 Extension Yuri Silnitsky (D)
08/10/2019 Confirmed Joining Clay Wilson (D) Joining from No team
08/10/2019 Extension Dmitri Ignatenko (D)
08/10/2019 Extension Kiril Zhovnir (D)
08/10/2019 Extension Volodymyr Romanenko (D)
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
2001-2002 Ukraine 10 7 - 3 0 0 41 29 21 3 Bronze game win
EEHL B 28 15 0 12 1 0 139 98 47 No playoffs held
2008-2009 Ukraine 19 14 - 5 0 0 134 66 42 1 Quarterfinal loss
2009-2010 Ukraine 20 5 - 14 0 1 52 100 16 5 Quarterfinal loss
2010-2011 Ukraine 24 22 - 1 1 0 179 32 68 1 Champion
2011-2012 VHL 53 31 - 11 7 4 179 112 111 3 Semifinal loss
2012-2013 KHL 52 17 - 21 7 7 134 142 72 18 Did not make playoffs
2013-2014 KHL 54 27 - 18 7 2 135 99 97 6 Conference SF loss
2015-2016 Ukraine 42 36 - 3 2 1 461 44 113 1 Champion
2016-2017 Ukraine 40 32 - 6 1 1 213 59 99 2 Champion
2017-2018 Ukraine 40 38 - 1 1 0 266 67 116 1 Champion
2018-2019 Ukraine 40 31 - 6 2 1 198 78 98 1 Champion
2019-2020 Ukraine - - - - - - - - - - -
Tournament Statistics
Season Tournament GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
2011-2012 Continental Cup 3 3 - 0 0 0 12 4 9 1 Promoted
Continental Cup 3 2 - 1 0 0 - - 6 3 Final group
2012-2013 Continental Cup 3 9 - 0 0 0 11 1 9 1 Champion
2013-2014 Continental Cup 3 1 - 0 1 1 11 7 6 2 Final group
2016-2017 Continental Cup 3 1 - 2 0 0 6 6 3 4 -
2017-2018 Continental Cup 3 1 - 2 0 0 7 14 3 3 -
2018-2019 Continental Cup 3 2 - 1 0 0 13 7 6 2 -
Belarus Cup 7 2 - 4 1 0 24 32 8 6 -
2019-2020 Continental Cup - - - - - - - - - - -
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Ilya Smirnov (F) 2019-2020 HK Dukla Trencin Slovakia - - - - -
2. Fredrik Pettersson (F) 2019-2020 ZSC Lions NLA - - - - -
3. Yakov Seleznyov (D) 2019-2020 Arlan Kokshetau Kazakhstan - - - - -
4. Sergei Tereschenko (D) 2019-2020 Traktor Chelyabinsk KHL - - - - -
5. Yegor Yegorov (F) 2019-2020 HK Mogilev Belarus Cup - - - - -
6. Andreé Hult (F) 2019-2020 Leksands IF SHL - - - - -
7. Yakov Seleznyov (D) 2019-2020 Arlan Kokshetau Kazakhstan Cup - - - - -
8. Yevgeni Solovyov (F) 2019-2020 Khimik Voskresensk VHL - - - - -
9. Viktor Shakhvorostov (F) 2019-2020 Torpedo Nizhny Novgorod KHL - - - - -
10. Petteri Wirtanen (F) 2019-2020 TPS Liiga - - - - -
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Viktor Zakharov (F) 160 92 114 206
2. Nikita Butsenko (F) 77 75 102 177
3. Sergei Babinets (F) 83 68 104 172
4. Denis Kochetkov (F) 158 64 105 169
5. Vitali Lyalka (F) 92 78 74 152
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Viktor Zakharov (F) 160 92 114 206
2. Vitali Lyalka (F) 92 78 74 152
3. Nikita Butsenko (F) 77 75 102 177
4. Sergei Babinets (F) 83 68 104 172
5. Vladimir Cherdak (F) 85 68 72 140
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Viktor Zakharov (F) 160 92 114 206
2. Denis Kochetkov (F) 158 64 105 169
3. Sergei Babinets (F) 83 68 104 172
4. Nikita Butsenko (F) 77 75 102 177
5. Sergei Kuzmik (F) 92 46 86 132
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Viktor Zakharov (F) 160 92 206 184
2. Vitali Bychkov (D) 77 22 49 176
3. Vitali Lyalka (F) 92 78 152 166
4. Andri Grygoryev (D) 138 5 37 145
5. Yevgeni Belukhin (F) 109 22 58 117
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Sergei Varlamov (F) 168 45 66 111
2. Viktor Zakharov (F) 160 92 114 206
3. Denis Kochetkov (F) 158 64 105 169
4. Andri Grygoryev (D) 138 5 32 37
5. Yevgeni Belukhin (F) 109 22 36 58
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Sergei Klimovich (F) 4 5 10 2.500
2. Nikita Butsenko (F) 77 75 177 2.299
3. Ilya Dokshin (F) 34 29 74 2.176
4. Viktor Shakhvorostov (F) 7 10 15 2.143
5. Maxim Yakimchuk (F) 33 47 70 2.121
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Nikita Butsenko (F) 2015-2016 Ukraine 42 53 79 132 3.14 30
2. Sergei Babinets (F) 2015-2016 Ukraine 40 45 74 119 2.98 26
3. Vladimir Cherdak (F) 2015-2016 Ukraine 42 55 47 102 2.43 16
4. Viktor Zakharov (F) 2015-2016 Ukraine 41 49 45 94 2.29 56
5. Denis Kochetkov (F) 2015-2016 Ukraine 36 25 61 86 2.39 26
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Vladimir Cherdak (F) 2015-2016 Ukraine 42 55 47 102 2.43 16
2. Nikita Butsenko (F) 2015-2016 Ukraine 42 53 79 132 3.14 30
3. Viktor Zakharov (F) 2015-2016 Ukraine 41 49 45 94 2.29 56
4. Sergei Babinets (F) 2015-2016 Ukraine 40 45 74 119 2.98 26
5. Vitali Lyalka (F) 2017-2018 Ukraine 31 33 25 58 1.87 57
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Nikita Butsenko (F) 2015-2016 Ukraine 42 53 79 132 3.14 30
2. Sergei Babinets (F) 2015-2016 Ukraine 40 45 74 119 2.98 26
3. Denis Kochetkov (F) 2015-2016 Ukraine 36 25 61 86 2.39 26
4. Sergei Kuzmik (F) 2015-2016 Ukraine 40 19 50 69 1.73 22
5. Vladimir Cherdak (F) 2015-2016 Ukraine 42 55 47 102 2.43 16
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Dmitri Gnitko (F) 2001-2002 EEHL B 28 21 29 50 1.79 93
2. Yevgeni Belukhin (F) 2011-2012 VHL 53 18 26 44 0.83 91
3. Oskars Bartulis (D) 2012-2013 KHL 40 3 4 7 0.18 88
4. Vitali Bychkov (D) 2001-2002 EEHL B 26 5 2 7 0.27 86
5. Oleg Shafarenko (F) 2011-2012 VHL 53 16 17 33 0.62 79
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2018-2019 6'0" 182 lbs 22.91
2017-2018 6'0" 182 lbs 20.79
2016-2017 6'0" 188 lbs 26.91
2015-2016 6'0" 186 lbs 25.30
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Elite Prospects Notes and Trivia
June 18th, 2014 - Due to the current situation in Ukraine, Donbass Donetsk will not play in the 14/15 KHL season. The club stays a full member of the KHL with the intention to return in 15/16. The players and staff contracts are "frozen" for one year in a sense that they will be valid for the 15/16. Meanwhile, the players have the right to sign 1-year contracts with other KHL clubs. (Kirill Bystrov - Eliteprospects.com, source: khl.ru)

July 2nd, 2015 - The club sends to the Ice Hockey Federation Of Ukraine application for participation in the 15/16 Ukraine season. Due to inability to play games in Donetsk, the club will play their games in Druzhkovka city. (Andrey Basevich - Eliteprospects.com)