Prince George Cougars’ forward Vladislav Mikhalchuk (‘99) has signed with Torpedo Nizhny Novgorod in the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL), the team announced today.
Mikhalchuk led the Cougars in scoring in the 2018-19 season with 25 goals and 25 assists for 50 points in 68 regular season games. In two seasons in the Western Hockey League, the Minsk, Belarus product played in 128 regular seasons games, where he collected 39 goals and 44 assists for 83 points. Mikhalchuk was selected 54th overall in the 2017 Canadian Hockey League (CHL) Import Draft.
Mikhalchuk’s signing in the KHL leaves the Cougars with one import spot open on their roster. Prince George has the 10th overall selection in the 2019 CHL Import Draft, which takes place on June 27th.
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