SKA Hockey Club have left for the first away trip of the 2018/2019 KHL season. On September 1, SKA will play for the KHL Opening Cup against HC Ak Bars in Kazan, before a game with Torpedo takes place in Nizhny Novgorod on September 3.
The coaching staff took these following players:
Goalkeepers: Magnus Hellberg, Igor Shestyorkin, Yaroslav Askarov.
Defensemen: Anton Belov, Artyom Zub, Dinar Khafizullin, Patrik Hersley, Vladislav Gavrikov, David Rundblad, Yegor Rykov, Artyom Zemchyonok, Vasily Tokranov, Andrei Zubarev, Roman Rukavishnikov.
Forwards: Jarno Koskiranta, Pavel Datsyuk, Sergei Plotnikov, Ilya Kablukov, Alexei Byvaltsev, Evgeny Ketov, Nail Yakupov, Nikolai Prokhorkin, Alexei Kruchinin, Oleg Li, Mikhail Maltsev, Nikita Gusev, Viktor Tikhonov, Alexander Barabanov, Andrei Kuzmenko, Alexander Dergachyov, Maxim Karpov, Artyom Nikolaev.