The latest addition to the Kunlun Red Star roster is Spartak goaltender Andrei Makarov. The 23-year-old from Kazan won silver and bronze at the World Juniors and has already accrued a wealth of experience in several leagues in Russia, Canada and the US. After starting out with Lada Togliatti in the MHL he crossed the Atlantic for spells with Lewiston (of the QMJHL), Saskatoon (WHL), Fort Wayne (ECHL), Rochester (AHL) and Buffalo, with whom he made his sole NHL appearance.