Update – NHL Sport
As expected, Alexander Romanov is coming to Montreal.
The Montreal Canadiens announced on Friday that the team has agreed with the defenseman on a three-year, entry-level contract.
“Alexander is a young, solid, and very reliable defenseman who is determined to pursue his career in the NHL,” said Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin in the team’s announcement. “He is part of our group of young prospects, and we strongly believe he will become an important asset of our defensive squad for years to come.”
In 2019-20, the 20-year-old notched seven assists and in 43 games with CSKA Moscow (KHL). Over the course of 86 career games, he registered 11 points (one goal, 10 assists) and won the Gagarin Cup in 2019
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