HC Neftekhimik Nizhnekamsk

HC Neftekhimik Nizhnekamsk (Russian: Нефтехимик Нижнекамск, English: Nizhnekamsk Petrochemist) is a professional ice hockey team based in Nizhnekamsk, in the Tatarstan, a federal subject of the Russian Federation. They are members of the Kharlamov Division in the Kontinental Hockey League.

Neftekhimik Nizhnekamsk
HC Neftekhimik Nizhnekamsk logo.svg
Nickname"Petrochemists"
CityNizhnekamsk, Russia
LeagueKHL 2008–present
ConferenceEastern
DivisionKharlamov
Founded1968
Home arenaSCC Arena
(capacity: 5,500)
Colours     
Owner(s)NKNH
General managerRafik Yakubov
Head coachVyacheslav Butsayev
Affiliate(s)CSK VVS Samara (VHL)
Molot-Prikamie Perm
Reaktor (MHL)
Websitewww.hcnh.ru
Franchise history
Neftekhimik Nizhnekamsk 1968–present
Current season

HistoryEdit

Neftekhimik was founded October 23, 1968 by workers of the Nizhnekamsk Petrochemical plant to represent Nizhnekamsk in the Tatar ASSR ice hockey championship. After winning championship titles in regional competitions, the team was promoted to the national level. It reached the top division of Russian hockey in 1995.

HonorsEdit

ChampionsEdit

  Vysshaya Liga Championship (1): 1995
  Tampere Cup (1): 2002
  Tatra Cup (1): 2003
  Bashkortostan Cup (1): 2017

Season-by-season KHL recordEdit

Note: GP = Games played; W = Wins; L = Losses; OTL = Overtime Losses; Pts = Points; GF = Goals for; GA = Goals against; P = Playoff

Season GP W L OTL Pts GF GA Finish Top Scorer Playoffs
2008–09 56 22 24 2 79 146 140 4th, Chernyshev Konstantin Makarov (36 points: 16 G, 20 A; 44 GP) Lost in preliminary round, 1–3 (Lokomotiv Yaroslavl)
2009–10 56 27 21 0 93 176 166 3rd, Kharlamov Niklas Persson (38 points: 13 G, 25 A; 55 GP) Lost in Conference Semifinals, 2–4 (Salavat Yulaev Ufa)
2010–11 54 22 26 2 75 159 162 4th, Kharlamov Sergei Konkov (39 points: 18 G, 21 A; 53 GP) Lost in Conference Quarterfinals, 3–4 (Avangard Omsk)
2011–12 54 20 25 1 74 142 165 5th, Kharlamov Maxim Pestushko (39 points: 24 G, 15 A; 51 GP) Did not qualify
2012–13 52 17 19 2 77 144 150 4th, Kharlamov Renat Mamashev (42 points: 10 G, 32 A; 52 GP) Lost in Conference Quarterfinals, 0–4 (Ak Bars Kazan)
2013–14 54 19 34 1 57 127 152 7th, Kharlamov Yegor Milovzorov (30 points: 16 G, 14 A; 37 GP) Did not qualify
2014–15 60 25 33 2 73 165 199 5th, Kharlamov Dan Sexton (47 points: 19 G, 28 A; 49 GP) Did not qualify
2015–16 60 27 29 4 86 130 135 4th, Kharlamov Mikhail Zhukov (36 points: 16 G, 20 A; 59 GP) Lost in Conference Quarterfinals, 0–4 (Avangard Omsk)
2016–17 60 28 31 1 80 143 155 4th, Kharlamov Dan Sexton (50 points: 13 G, 37 A; 51 GP) Did not qualify
2017–18 56 30 19 7 94 135 135 5th, Kharlamov Dan Sexton (47 points: 12 G, 35 A; 52 GP) Lost in Conference Quarterfinals, 1–4 (Traktor Chelyabinsk)
2018–19 62 23 33 6 52 130 164 6th, Kharlamov Juuso Puustinen (37 points: 20 G, 17 A; 53 GP) Did not qualify
2019–20 62 28 26 8 64 162 158 5th, Kharlamov Matt White (34 points: 15 G, 19 A; 60 GP) Lost in Conference Quarterfinals, 0–4 (Ak Bars Kazan)
2020–21 60 19 39 2 40 133 214 6th, Kharlamov Libor Hudáček (38 points: 17 G, 21 A; 50 GP) Did not qualify

PlayersEdit

Current rosterEdit

Updated 25 March 2021.[1][2]

# Nat Player Pos S/G Age Acquired Birthplace
7   Roman Abrosimov D L 26 2020 Kazan, Russia
99   Rafael Bikmullin LW R 23 2016 Nizhnekamsk, Russia
22   Alexander Bryntsev D L 30 2015 Seversk, Russian SFSR
88   Daniel Butsayev F R 20 2020 Moscow, Russia
28   Andrei Chivilev F L 21 2019 Nizhnekamsk, Russia
10   Vladimir Galuzin C L 32 2020 Nizhny Novgorod, Russian SFSR
23   Artyom Golubovich F L 22 2019 Moscow, Russia
53   Evgeny Ivannikov G L 30 2020 St. Petersburg, Russian SFSR
87   Timur Khafizov F R 22 2017 Kazan, Russia
61   Marat Khairrulin RW/C L 24 2016 Volzhsk, Russia
39   Fyodor Korotayev G L 23 2018 Moscow, Russia
51   Bulat Motygullin D L 21 2020 Nizhnekamsk, Russia
37   Aleksandr Osipov (C) D R 32 2020 Nizhny Tagil, Russian SFSR
9   Nikita Popugayev RW R 22 2020 Moscow, Russia
24   Pavel Poryadin RW L 24 2015 Moscow, Russia
74   Alexei Puzanov D L 22 2019 Naberezhnye Chelny, Russia
52   Otso Rantakari D R 27 2020 Helsinki, Finland
91   Bulat Shafigullin LW L 21 2017 Nizhnekamsk, Russia
97   Timur Sharifyanov F L 21 2018 Nizhnekamsk, Russia
11   Ildar Shiksatdarov RW L 26 2016 Moscow, Russia
42   Vladislav Shutov F L 19 2020 Nizhnekamsk, Russia
44   Mikhail Sidorov D R 23 2020 Yaroslavl, Russia
55   Kirill Vorobyov D L 26 2020 Demikhovo, Russia


Franchise leadersEdit

 
Team logo used from 2009 to 2017.

All-time KHL scoring leadersEdit

These are the top-ten point-scorers in franchise history. Figures are updated after each completed KHL regular season.[3]

Note: Pos = Position; GP = Games Played; G = Goals; A = Assists; Pts = Points; P/G = Points per game;   = current Neftekhimik player

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Neftekhimik Players" (in Russian). www.hcneftekhimik.ru. Retrieved 2020-06-30.
  2. ^ "Neftekhimik Nizhnekamsk team roster". www.khl.ru. Retrieved 2020-06-30.
  3. ^ "Neftekhimik Nizhnekamsk All-Time KHL leaders". quanthockey.com. 2019-02-03. Retrieved 2019-03-22.

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