Rangers prospect update: Vitali Kravtsov plays on 2nd line for Traktor

Vitali Kravtsov’s team, Traktor opened their KHL season to a 3-1 loss at the hands of Avtomobilist. The 2018 first round pick fired 5 shots on goal in over 16 minutes of ice time.

Vitali Kravtsov on second line

Vitali Kravtsov Rangers
Vitali Kravtsov on loan (KHL)

The 20 year-old right wing was featured on Traktor’s second line with the team’s captain, Sergei Kalinin. This is exactly why the Rangers agreed to loan him. Getting meaningful minutes in one of the premiere leagues overseas is better than just sitting around and training.

Some Kravtsov highlights

Alex Nunn provided some highlights from Kravtsov’s opening game. Please give him a follow.


Another video was produced by Traktor on IG.

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