Former Nashville Predators winger Alexander Radulov has officially signed with CSKA of Russia's Kontinental Hockey League, Radulov's agent confirmed to ESPN.com's Pierre LeBrun on Monday.
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The Nashville Predators claimed forward Marek Svatos off waivers from St. Louis Wednesday, a day after Svatos signed a one-year deal with the Blues.
The NHL and Kontinental Hockey League signed a formal agreement to mutually respect each other's player contracts, the KHL announced Monday before a preseason game between the Carolina Hurricanes and SKA St. Petersburg.
The KHL and NHL have historically been at odds. But the leagues are trying to upgrade their divisive relationship.
The KHL is still going through some growing pains in its second season, but it is also still standing. And KHL president Alexander Medvedev says there's much more to come.