Looks like those of us who wanted a Sergei Zubov reunion on Broadway (including yours truly) may be out of luck.
According to Beyond the Blueshirts, a report on Russian Sports Website Sports Express says Zubov is close to signing a deal with SKA St.Petersburg of the KHL.
As always, Beyond the Blueshirts is second to none in finding these stories from overseas and posting them up.
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I thought Zubov would have been a nice addition to help on the power play for a year, and help in grooming the young defensive prospects in the Rangers stable. Looks like we may never know.
UPDATE: It's official, TSN is reporting Zubov has signed the deal