Became known salary budget «metallurg» and contracts of leading players
Salary budget of Magnitogorsk club of the Continental hockey League (KHL) metallurg is about 1.5 billion rubles. About it RBC have informed close to the club confirmed a source familiar with the situation source.
According to the source, payroll Metalurh is the third largest among the clubs of the KHL. More Magnitogorsk salaries only spending SKA St. Petersburg and CSKA Moscow — about 1.75 billion RUB.
The most expensive players of «metallurg» are forward Sergei mozyakin and defenseman Viktor Antipin, who for the upcoming season excluding bonuses earn, respectively, 180 million and RUB 125 mln. — first and fourth figures in the League.
The player of defence Yegor Yakovlev and forward Andrei Loktionov, who came in the off-season from the «NJ» and «Locomotive» will win 95 mln Canadian forwards Brandon Kozun and Eric O’dell — by RUB 75 million Contract recently left the Magnitogorsk defender Floor Postma was designed for 60 million rubles.
The average level of wages in «metallurg» is one of the highest in the NHL. Defender Ivan Vereshchagin has an annual salary of 50 million rubles His colleague role Evgeny Biryukov — 45 million RUB Another player defense Alexei Beregazzo — 55 million rubles. Forward Evgeny Timkin, who in this season scored no points — 55 million rubles Rookie Dmitry Bujnitski that in my whole career, scored 13 goals, has signed a three-year agreement for 100 million rubles.
Forward Nikolai Kulemin, who returned to Magnitogorsk from the ocean in 2018, has a contract for 95 million rubles. the Agreement on new terms has been resigned this past summer. In the previous version of the contract, Kulemin earned 165 million
«Metallurg» after 18 games has 14 points and occupies the 11th, the penultimate place in the table Eastern conference.