Lokomotiv Yaroslavl

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Lokomotiv Yaroslavl
Локомотив Ярославль
Nickname "Loko", "Railwaymen"
City Yaroslavl, Russia
League

KHL 2008–2011, 2012–present

Conference Western
Division Tarasov
Founded 1959
Home arena Arena 2000
(Capacity: 9070)
Colours                  
Owner(s) Russia Russian Railways
President Russia Yuri Yakovlev
General manager Russia Yuri Lukin
Head coach Russia Alexei Kudashov
Captain Sweden Staffan Kronwall
Affiliate(s) Loko (MHL)
Website hclokomotiv.ru
KHL-Uniform-LOKO
Franchise history
Lokomotiv Yaroslavl 2000–present
Torpedo Yaroslavl 1965–2000
Motor Yaroslavl 1964–1965
Trud Yaroslavl 1963–1964
YaMZ Yaroslavl 1959–1963

Lokomotiv Yaroslavl (Russian: Локомотив Яросла́вль) is a Russian professional ice hockey team playing in the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL).

2011 plane crash[change | change source]

The Lokomotiv Yaroslavl plane crash occurred on Wednesday, September 7, 2011 at 16:02 local time, when a Yak-Service Yakolev Yak-42 airplane, with the professional ice hockey team and coaching staff of Lokomotiv Yaroslavl of the Kontinental Hockey League, crashed near Yaroslavl, Russia. The team was going to Minsk, Belarus, to start the 2011-12 KHL season against Dinamo Minsk. 44 out of the 45 people on board were confirmed dead, one crew member survived.[1]

Honours[change | change source]

1 Russian Open Championship winner (3): 1996–97, 2001–02, 2002–03
2 Runners-up of KHL (2): 2007–08, 2008–09
3 Bronze medal winner of Russian Open Championship and KHL (4): 1997–98, 1998–99, 2004-2005, 2010–11
2 Runners-up of IIHF Continental Cup : 2003
3 Bronze medal of Spengler Cup: 2003

Statistics in KHL[change | change source]

Season Regular season Play-off
Division Place in
division
Place in
Conference
Place in
League
G W WO LO L Pts GF GA G W L GF GA Result
2008-09 Kharlamov
Division
1 n/a 3 56 32 4 7 13 111 175 111 19 13 6 57 33 Won in Last 16, 3-1 (HC Neftekhimik Nizhnekamsk)
Won in Quarterfinals, 3-0 (HC Spartak Moscow)
Won in Semifinals, 4-1 (Metallurg Magnitogorsk)
Lost in Final, 3-4 (Ak Bars Kazan)
2009-10 Tarasov
Division
3 5 7 56 26 5 8 17 96 163 132 17 10 7 54 37 Won in Conference Quarterfinals, 3-1 (Atlant Moscow Oblast)
Won in Conference Semifinals, 4-2 (HC Spartak Moscow)
Lost in Conference Final, 3-4 (HC MVD)
2010-11 Tarasov
Division
1 1 3 54 33 2 5 14 108 202 143 18 10 8 63 62 Won in Conference Quarterfinals, 4-3 (HC Dinamo Minsk)
Won in Conference Semifinals, 4-1 (Dinamo Riga)
Lost in Conference Final, 2-4 (Atlant Moscow Oblast)

References[change | change source]

  1. "Top KHL squad killed in passenger plane crash in Russia — RT". Rt.com. 2008-02-06. Retrieved 2011-09-08. 

Other websites[change | change source]