Russian hockey player Artemiy Panarin will be a player of club of National hockey League (NHL) “new York Rangers”. It is reported by journalist Darren Draeger in his Twitter account.
According to the source, the city will sign a contract with the team. The last club Russian “Columbus blue Dzhekets”. July 1 was the deadline of validity of the contract of the hockey player with “Columbus”, and the forward became a free agent.
Before 1 July it was reported that “Columbus” is ready to offer Panarin eight-year contract totaling $ 100 million. He played for the team for two seasons and has previously expressed a desire to leave her. In NHL the Russian played in 2015. Before “Columbus”, he played for the “Chicago Blackhawks”.
In January, the company High Bank Panarin Distillery has promised a lifetime supply of vodka if he will remain in the “Columbus”. Hockey rejected the proposal.