Breaking: 18-year-old first round pick leaving the KHL, will sign with NHL team.

Young KHLer coming to North America.

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If you're a fan of the St. Louis Blues we have got some very exciting news for you. 

According to a breaking news report from National Hockey League player agent Dan Milstein, 2017 first round draft pick Klim Kostin has managed to work his way out of his Kontinental Hockey League contract, and will be coming to the NHL.

Kostin, an 18-year-old forward, played for Moscow Dynamo of the KHL last season, but according to Milstein they now expect to sign a new contract with the St. Louis Blues in the coming days. 

Kostin was the 31st overall pick in the 2017 NHL Draft and this has to be viewed as terrific news for the Blues.