Awtomobilist Yekaterinburg ( KHL, since 2006)
The KRK Uralez ( " cultural and entertainment complex Uralez ", Russian КРК Уралец ) is an ice hockey stadium in Yekaterinburg, Russia. The stadium will host the home matches of Awtomobilist Yekaterinburg from the Kontinental Hockey League.
The KRK Uralez was opened in 1970 and expanded in 2006. It is primarily used for ice hockey games. The Hockey Club Awtomobilist Yekaterinburg from the Kontinental Hockey League since its inception in 2006 carries out its home games at the stadium. In addition to playing hockey the Sports Palace also serves as a concert hall and as a venue for figure skating events.