The Edmonton Oilers have signed goaltender Ilya Konovalov to a two-year, entry-level deal that will begin in the 2021-22 season, the team announced Monday.
The #Oilers have signed goaltender Ilya Konovalov to a two-year entry-level contract!
— Edmonton Oilers (@EdmontonOilers) May 3, 2021
A third-round pick by the Oilers in the 2019 NHL Draft, Konovalov played in 19 games for Lokomotiv Yaroslavl of the KHL, where he had a 9-7-2 record, a 2.29 goals-against average and .923 save percentage.
The 22-year-old has played in 111 career KHL games, posting an overall record of 53-41-9.