A trade has been concluded between SKA Hockey Club and HC Sochi.
Defensemen Daniil Miromanov and Georgy Solyannikov and forwards Pavel Kukshtel, Kirill Petkov, Daniil Ogirchuk and Igor Rudenkov move to Sochi, while SKA receive the rights to forward Andrei Altybarmakyan and monetary compensation.
Last season, Daniil Miromanov transferred to SKA-Neva, tallying 25 (9+16) points in the VHL. Fellow defenseman, Georgy Solyannikov, has been a member of the SKA system since 2015 and reached the final of the VHL with SKA-Neva. He registered 48 (15+33) points in 223 VHL matches.
Pavel Kukshtel is a graduate of the SKA academy. With SKA-1946, the forward twice played in the final of the MHL, while also claiming a VHL silver medal as a player of SKA-Neva. In the MHL, Pavel gained 80 (33+47) points, also earning 66 (31+35) points in the VHL.
Kirill Petkov also graduated from the SKA academy. Just like Pavel, the forward competed in the final of the MHL on two occasions and the decisive series of the VHL once, picking up 114 (48+66) points in the MHL and 68 (32+36) in the VHL. Daniil Ogirchuk played for SKA-1946, SKA-Neva and the senior SKA team during his time in Saint Petersburg, participating in the MHL final. In the MHL, Daniil tallied 49 (26+23) points in the MHL and 62 (20+42) in the VHL. He made three KHL appearances for SKA.
SKA thanks Daniil Miromanov, Georgy Solyannikov, Pavel Kukshtel, Kirill Petkov and Daniil Ogirchuk for their efforts in Saint Petersburg, wishing them luck for the future!