HC Salavat Yulaev signed Lokomotiv forward
UFA, 23 May 2018. /Bashinform News Agency, Natalia Ovcharuk/ translated by Tatiana Aksyutina/.
Ufa hockey club Salavat Yulaev signed a contract with the forward of Lokomotiv (Yaroslavl) Alexander Kadeikin. The 23-year-old forward moved to the capital of Bashkortostan for monetary compensation and the rights to Czech defender Filip Hronec, who is currently performing at the AHL for the Grand Rapids Griffins. The transaction between Ufa and Yaroslavl is reported on the official website of HC Salavat Yulaev.
"I regard this transition as a new challenge and I am very motivated. Now the most important thing is to approve myself and win a place in the team. The East and West differ in style of the game and it is very interesting to try my hand here, especially in such a playing team as Salavat Yulaev", the press service of the Ufa club quotes Kadeikin.
Let's note that Alexander Kadeikin started his playing career in the Moscow region club Atlanta, then he played for St. Petersburg SKA. The KHL forward held the last two seasons for Lokomotiv.