Magnitka's winning beginning; Admiral blockades Barys. August 12 preseason round-up14 August 2017, 15:00
Nicklas Backstrom has officially become a Dynamo Moscow player. The 24-year-old Swedish international center, well known to North American fans after five seasons with the Washington Capitals (365 games, 101 goals and 266 assists), has signed a one-year deal with the Muscovites and will wear the No. 99 jersey. He could make his debut as early as tomorrow night’s game against Lokomotiv in Yaroslavl.