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Sunday, May 27, 2007

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.