Torpedo - SKA. Match facts
Boasting 44 (9+35) points in 52 games, Alexander Nikishin has set a record among SKA defensemen. Never before had a SKA defenseman recorded more than 42 points during one single KHL regular season.
The previous club record had been set by Sergei Zubov, who tallied 42 (10+32) in the 2009/2010 regular season for our organisation.
Forward Dmitrij Jaskin became the first SKA player to score a minimum of 31 goals in his debut season for our team.
In 350 competitive matches for SKA, fellow forward Nikita Gusev has gained 410 (140+270) points. Furthermore, this was the first game in which Gusev converted a penalty shot in the KHL regular season.
Forward Andrei Altybarmakyan scored his maiden goal for the senior SKA team during his 19th game.
12 (4+8) points in one KHL regular season is a new personal best for defenseman Nikita Kamalov. His previous record was 11 (3+8) points for Amur Khabarovsk in the 2020/2021 campaign.
This was the first match in which SKA scored into the empty net against Torpedo Nizhny Novgorod.