SKA Hockey Club have left for a KHL away series. Matches will take place against Jokerit in Helsinki (December 2), Neftekhimik Nizhnekamsk (December 4), Ak Bars Kazan (December 6), and HC Sochi (December 8).
The game against Jokerit Helsinki in Finland will become the KHL's first outdoor match in history.
SKA's coaches have taken these following players:
Goalkeepers: Igor Shestyorkin, Mikko Koskinen, Sergei Korobov.
Defensemen: Anton Belov, Vyacheslav Voynov, Vladislav Gavrikov, Artyom Zub, David Rundblad, Yegor Rykov, Dinar Khafizullin, Patrik Hersley, Yegor Yakovlev.
Forwards: Alexander Barabanov, Nikita Gusev, Ilya Kablukov, Sergei Kalinin, Maxim Karpov, Evgeny Ketov, Ilya Kovalchuk, Jarno Koskiranta, Sergei Plotnikov, Nikolai Prokhorkin, Viktor Tikhonov, Patrick Thoresen, Vadim Shipachyov, Sergei Shirokov.