Experienced striker Nikolay Kulemin officially extended his contract with the Salavat Yulaev hockey club. The new employment contract is designed for one season.
In the 2021/2022 KHL championship, the forward played 56 games, and scored 30 (17 + 13) points, with a +20 efficiency and 20 penalty minutes.
“I am very glad that I am staying in Ufa. I liked the atmosphere in the team, the attitude - everything around is done for the players. The support of the fans was especially impressive,” Nikolay Kulemin shared with the club's press service. “The task is to play even better, to continue to benefit the team. This year it worked out well, next season we will continue to work. We have a lot of young guys who improved a lot during the season, so the tasks are very challenging. We have every chance next year to advance to the playoffs and compete for the Gagarin Cup.”
Earlier, the Bashinform News Agency reported that Alexander Kadeikin officially extended the contract with the Salavay Yulaev for one year. Also, the general director of Salavat, Rinat Bashirov, spoke about those players who would definitely leave the team.