Océanic’s Nasybullin joins Ak Bars Kazan


Rimouski Océanic defenceman Eduard Nasybullin has joined the Ak Bars Kazan of the Kontinental Hockey League, according to the team’s official website.

Nasybullin, 19, appeared in 59 games with the Océanic last season, recording two goals and 21 assists, along with posting a minus-1 rating and 57 penalty minutes.

The Kazan, Russia, native captured the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League’s President Cup title with the Océanic, while also appearing in two games at the MasterCard Memorial Cup.

Nasybullin was drafted by Rimouski at the 2014 Canadian Hockey League Import Draft in round one, 47th overall.

The official release from Ak Bars Kazan can be found here.