09 July 2018
Traktor signs Vitaly Kravtsov to new one-year contract

Traktor signs Vitaly Kravtsov to new one-year contract

Traktor Chelyabinsk General Manager Yevgeny Gubarev

We are glad that we have managed to keep a young promising player. The contract has been signed on favorable terms for Vitali. We hope that the upcoming season for Kravtsov will be as successful as the past one. Other talks about future career of this player will be reasonable within a year.

Traktor Chelyabinsk Forward Vitaly Kravtsov

I stay in Russia, I stay at Traktor. This upcoming season with Traktor will help me to grow professionally. In turn, I`ll try to do my best for the team and to make the fans happy as often as possible.

Past KHL regular season Vitaly Kravtsov played 35 games for Traktor Chelyabinsk, putting up 7 points (4 goals and 3 assists), and he also played 16 playoff games of the Gagarin Cup, adding 11 points (6 goals and 5 assists). As a season result the forward won bronze medals of the Kontinental Hockey League and the Junior Hockey League. Kravtsov was selected ninth overall by the New York Rangers in the 2018 NHL Entry Draft.

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