Tomas Kana and Jari Sailio have signed contracts with Temirtau Arystan and will join the team in the upcoming weeks as soon as the visa process is finalized.
Tomas Kana who has 6 games in NHL for Colubus Blue Jackets in his CV last season played for various Czech extraleague clubs, namely HC Vitkovice, HC Karlovy Vary and KLH Chomutov. Speedy winger is not only a good scorer but also posseses outstanding defensive skills, especially great penalty killer.
Jari Sailio spent 8 seasons in finnish SM liga playing for HIFK, Blues and HPK. Both forwards are signed as replacament players for Jordan Morrisson and Dean Ouellet who have been released from their contracts.
Martins Raitums who has established himself as one of the best goalies in Kazakhstan league during the last 3 seasons, has also arrived in Arystan and it is expected that the contract will be signed in the upcoming days. Martins received contract offer from Karaganda Sary-Arka but preffered to take potential Nr 1 goalie role in Arystan.