Alex Westlund Signs With Amur
Alex Westlund (Chris Rutsch photo)
Hartford Wolf Pack/Charlotte Checkers goaltender Alex Westlund has signed to play with Amur Tigers (Khabarovsk) of the Russian Super League, according to a report that was posted earlier today by Sport Express.
In seven games for the Wolf Pack last season, Westlund went 1-2-0-1, with a 2.39 GAA and .912 save percentage. Westlund also played 25 games with Charlotte, posting a 16-7-1 record with 3 shutouts.
This will be Westlund's second go-round in Khabarovsk, having played for the Amur Tigers between '02-'04 during a previous stint in Russia.