The New York Islanders are reportedly trying to bring prospect Kirill Petrov back from the KHL, by offering him a guaranteed roster spot. Petrov’s agent Alexander Tyzhnykh told Russian-based R-Sport that the Islanders are looking to Petrov back to the NHL when his contract with Kazan Ak-Bars expires a year from now. “We are in close contact with them and they are expecting Petrov,” Tyzhnykh told R-Sport. “And they are not just expecting him, but they are ready to guarantee him a place in the roster now.
Report: Islanders trying to bring prospect Petrov back from KHL
Pro Hockey Talk | Jun 16