The 28-year-old defender is on a one-year deal.
Nikita Nesterov played for the Army club from 2017 to 2020. In total, he has played 181 games for CSKA in the СHL, scoring 79 (17+62) points with plus−minus statistic of +51 and winning the Gagarin Cup in 2019. In addition, as a member of the Russian national team, Nikita won gold medals at the Olympic Games in 2018.
He played last season in the NHL with the Calgary Flames, scoring 4 (0+4) points in 38 games.