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Antropov signs with HC Barys of KHL

Aug 8, 2013, 12:54 PM EDT

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We know you’ve been dying to find out which of the “several” KHL teams would land free-agent forward Nikolai Antropov — well, the answer is HC Barys.

The club (based in Astana, Kazakhstan) announced today that Antropov has agreed to a two-year deal.

Antropov, 33, played 26 games for Barys during the lockout, scoring three goals with 13 assists.

In 788 career NHL games with the Jets/Thrashers, Rangers, and Maple Leafs, Antropov had 193 goals and 272 assists.

  1. jcmeyer10 - Aug 8, 2013 at 1:28 PM

    I’ll admit, I want to see what a home game looks like for them.

  2. jcmeyer10 - Aug 8, 2013 at 1:52 PM

    I guess, is their mascot a Yak is what I am most curious about.

  3. DED - Aug 8, 2013 at 4:55 PM

    See ya!

  4. girouxed - Aug 8, 2013 at 5:22 PM

    Wa-wo-we-wa. have nice life in Kazakhstan comrade

  5. barkar942 - Aug 9, 2013 at 12:00 AM

    I think it would be great to see Iron Mike Keenan teach a Russian team how to really play defensively and win the KHL Championship against all of the overpriced snipers who are now heading home for a few years of promised high income that they will all get stiffed on by Russian mobsters…. I mean businessmen.

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