Report: Kozlov signs contract with Salavat of the KHL Staff

5/26/2009 12:58:44 PM

The Washington Capitals could be losing another player to the Kontinental Hockey League.

RDS is reporting that forward Viktor Kozlov has signed a deal to play with Salavat of the KHL for next season. Details of the contract were not reported.

Last season Kozlov scored 13 goals, with 28 assists and a minus-9 rating over 67 games.

He would be the second Capitals player to sign with the KHL this week as RDS also reported that according to sources in Russia, Sergei Fedorov is close to a two-year deal with Russia's Metallurg Magnitogorsk.