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Deryabin signs to play in KHL

By RoughRiders Staff, 08/15/19, 11:45AM CDT


For Immediate Release: August 15, 2019

Deryabin signs with KHL


Cedar Rapids, IA – The Cedar Rapids RoughRiders would like to announce that defenseman Dmitri Deryabin has signed with the Dinamo Minsk of the KHL for the 2019-2020 season.  Deryabin is a native of Belarus. 

Deryabin played for the RoughRiders during the 2018-2019 campaign, appearing in 48 games during the regular season and six games in the Clark Cup playoffs. 

“Dima developed very nicely last season in the United States Hockey League,” said RoughRiders Head Coach and Team President Mark Carlson.  “The Cedar Rapids RoughRiders organization is very happy for him and very proud of him.” 

The RoughRiders home opener will be Friday, October 4th against the US National Development Team U-17’s.  Tickets will go on sale on Tuesday, September 3rd.  Season tickets for the 2019-2020 season are on sale now and can be purchased by calling Tammy Carlson at 319-247-0340 x 102.  For more information, go to