Guildford Flames have confirmed the signing of forward Kari Sihvonen.
The 33-year-old brings a wealth of European experience to the EPL, having previously iced in Finland, Kazakhstan and Sweden.
Head Coach Paul Dixon said: “We have a clearer picture of our injury situation now, and they are not all going to be short term issues so we have to make an addition.
“Kari is a very experienced player at a world class level, and we are excited to get another player of that calibre into our line-up.
“We have played much better over the past couple of months and have banked nearly 75% of potential table points over a fifteen game run.
“We want to keep that going in the final stretch here and into the play-offs. This will hopefully be a boost in helping that aspiration.”
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