SKA Hockey Club and HC Severstal Cherepovets have agreed on a trade. Forward Bogdan Yakimov is moving to SKA, while Severstal receive monetary compensation. The player will wear the number 76 on his jersey in Saint Petersburg.
Bogdan Yakimov was born on 4 October 1994 in Nizhnekamsk. He stands 195 centimeters tall and weighs 103 kilograms. In the KHL, Bogdan has played for Neftekhimik, Avangard and Severstal. He won a bronze medal at the World W18 Championship, World Junior Championship and the Hlinka/Gretzky Cup. Bogdan has registered 74 (36+38) points in 268 KHL appearances.