SKA Hockey Club and HC CSKA Moscow have agreed on a trade. Sergei Kalinin transfers to CSKA, while fellow forward Andrei Kuzmenko becomes a SKA player.
Andrei Kuzmenko was born on February 4, 1996 and stands 181 cm tall and weighs 92 kg. He progressed through the Belie Medvedi system, later playing for CSKA Moscow and winning the MHL Kharlamov Cup. In that 2016/2017 MHL season, Andrei was the competition's top scorer and best player. He is a silver medalist of the 2016 World Junior Championship. Last season, Andrei tallied 25 (13+12) points in 45 KHL regular season matches.
SKA Hockey Club thanks Sergei Kalinin's efforts in Saint Petersburg and wishes him luck for the future. With our team, he made 54 appearances and registered 33 (15+18) points.