Victoria’s Glukhov Signs With Springfield

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – The Springfield Falcons of the American Hockey League have signed Victoria right wing Alexei Glukhov to a professional tryout agreement.

In two games with Springfield, Glukhov has six penalty minutes.

Selected in the ninth round (286th overall) by Tampa Bay in the 2002 NHL Entry Draft, the 20-year-old Glukhov scored 17 points (5g-12a) in 32 games with the Salmon Kings.

Glukhov played in 2002-03 and 2003-04 in the Russian Elite League.