the Current League season has been completed without the determination of the winner due to pandemic coronavirus. 27-year-old Dmitry Yashkin, who previously played in the National hockey League for “St. Louis” and “Washington” has played for “Dinamo” 58 regular season games, in which he scored 21 goal and gave 32 assists. In the playoffs, he played six matches and scored 6 points (3+3).
“Very pleased that such a prestigious award was given to me, especially because it was my first season in the League, – quotes the website of the KHL words yashkina. – Could I do better? There is no limit to perfection, we train and play to become better, to see fans come to the stands and enjoyed a great hockey game. A lot of work ahead, the new season will be difficult, and from the first second of the game will need to prove to himself, coaches and opponents that previous achievements were not a Fluke.”
Also announced the winners of the other awards. Yashkin together with partners in three attacks “Dynamo” Andre Petersson and Vadim Vadim shipachyov recognized as the “Best trio of the season.” The title of best goalkeeper went to Timur Bilyalov of the “AK Bars”. Last season he had zero eight games.
the prize for the best newcomer went to one more player of the Kazan club Artem Galimov. 20-year-old striker for 55 games in the regular season, scored 23 points (13+10). The award is named after Sergei Gimayev “For fidelity to hockey” went forward “Vityaz” Alexander Semin.