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The Russian defender Vyacheslav Voynov signed a contract with the club Continental hockey League (KHL) Avangard. It is reported by “Sport-Express”.
According to a source, the Warriors signed a contract for one year. During this period, he will receive 70 million roubles. Officially, the deal was not yet announced.
Club of the National hockey League (NHL) “Los Angeles kings”, who owned the rights to Voynov in may refused it. In General, the Russian has not played in the NHL from 2014. Then the League suspended him because of allegations of domestic violence against his wife.
The Russian was convicted of grievous bodily harm, he received a prison sentence of 90 days. Due to suspension, the Warriors were forced to return to Russia, where he played for SKA. Later, the assault charges were dropped.
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