Ilves goaltender Vadim Žerenko, 21, has signed a three-year, two-way entry-level NHL contract with the St. Louis Blues.
Vadim Žerenko joined Ilves on a 1+1-year contract last spring. The goaltender recorded two shutouts and save percentage 90,16 in 30 regular season games last season. He played in and won the season-ending bronze medal game in the playoffs.
Žerenko was drafted 208th overall in the seventh round of the 2019 NHL entry draft by the St. Louis Blues.
Congratulations on behalf of the Ilves organization!
— St. Louis Blues (@StLouisBlues) May 17, 2022