SKA Hockey Club have signed a contract with Finnish forward Jori Lehtera. The agreement runs until the end of the 2019/2020 season.
Jori Lehtera was born on December 23, 1987 in Helsinki, Finland. He stands 189 cm tall and weighs 96 kg. In Russia, he has played for Lokomotiv Yaroslavl and Sibir Novosibirsk, tallying 164 (55+109) points in 209 KHL matches. Jori has gained 128 (38+90) in a combined total of 346 NHL games with the St. Louis Blues and the Philadelphia Flyers. In 2014, he claimed Olympic bronze with the Finnish national team, and he also won a silver medal at the 2014 IIHF World Championship. He has a silver (2007) and bronze (2008) medal from the Finnish championship and a bronze medal from the 2011 KHL season.