U18 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament - As August comes, usually it's Ivan Hlinka Tournament's time! This year team Russia is going to have a good shot at gold as it's a known thing that 1992 year of birth is going to be a great one for them. Unfortunately, two of the top 1992 players, Evgeny Kuznetsov and Roman Berdnikov , are injured. On the roster appears also 1994-born phenom Mikhail Grigorenko , while the team's leader will be of course Kirill Kabanov . (Russianprospects.com exclusive tournament preview by Alessandro Seren Rosso) READ MORE
U18 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament - Team Russia announced the roster for the Ivan Hlinka Tournament in Czech Republic and Slovakia. Before the tournament team Russia will have a training camp in Norway, where they will conduct a couple of preparation matches on August 8th and 9th. The team's leader will be Kirill Kabanov , but other two important players, Roman Berdnikov and Evgeny Kuznetsov , are injured and won't skate with the team. (Roster informations) READ MORE
Canadian Junior Leagues - 17 years old Roman Berdnikov will spend the 2009-10 season in the OHL with the Owen Sound Attack. It's a great opportunity for the youngster to enjoy a completely new experience and to improve his stock in sight of the 2010 NHL Entry Draft. We will keep you updated on the players reporting to the CHL in the forthcoming season.