SKA Hockey Club and HC Kunlun Red Star Beijing have agreed on a trade. Swedish goalkeeper becomes a SKA player, while Kunlun receive monetary compensation.
Magnus Hellberg was born on April 4, 1991 in Uppsala, Sweden. In the 2011/2012 season, he made his senior debut in the Swedish league with Frolunda Gothenburg and Orebro. Later, in the 2012 NHL Draft, he was picked 35th in the second round by the Nashville Predators. He participated in the 2018 Olympic Games and won the World Championship with the Swedish national team in the same year. During the 2017/2018 campaign, Magnus played for Kunlun Red Star and collected a 92.6% saves percentage and a 2.39 goals against average in 51 appearances.