SKA have left for a 2018/2019 KHL away series. Three matches will take place against Severstal in Cherepovets (September 18), Dynamo in Moscow (September 20) and Lokomotiv in Yaroslavl (September 22).
The coaches have taken these following players:
Goalkeepers: Pavel Davydyuk, Magnus Hellberg, Igor Shestyorkin.
Defensemen: Anton Belov, Vladislav Gavrikov, Artyom Zemchyonok, Artyom Zub, Andrei Zubarev, Roman Rukavishnikov, David Rundblad, Vladislav Syomin, Vasily Tokranov, Dinar Khafizullin, Patrik Hersley.
Forwards: Alexander Barabanov, Alexei Byvaltsev, Nikita Gusev, Pavel Datsyuk, Alexander Dergachyov, Ilya Kablukov, Evgeny Ketov, Jarno Koskiranta, Maxim Karpov, Alexei Kruchinin, Andrei Kuzmenko, Oleg Li, Artyom Nikolaev, Sergei Plotnikov, Nikolai Prokhorkin, Viktor Tikhonov, Nail Yakupov.