KHL Season Movin’ n Groovin’

KHL Season Movin’ n Groovin’

With three weeks into the season KHL is moving and grooving. The games within conferences and divisions have already revealed leaders and outsiders. The newly admitted teams have had enough […]

by · September 24, 2014 · 0 comments · International Hockey, KHL
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Alexander Kadeykin: Interview With Red Wings Prospect

Alexander Kadeykin has been one of the surprises of the 2013-14 season as he became the team’s top scorer with eight goals and 23 points in 53 regular season games […]

by · September 3, 2014 · 0 comments · Detroit Red Wings, KHL
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THW’s List Of Prospects Playing In The KHL (14-15 edition)

In the 2014-15 season, a total of 25 prospects will skate in the KHL (or in their affiliate teams in the VHL or MHL). Please note that this list includes […]

by · September 2, 2014 · 0 comments · KHL, Prospects
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Interview With Iron Mike Keenan

Iron Mike Keenan is one of the most popular hockey coaches in the world. In Europe, his popularity increased thanks to his Gagarin Cup triumph, 20 years after winning the […]

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Alexander Burmistrov Could Return to the NHL in 2015-16

For some Winnipeg Jets fans it may come as a shock. For others, it’s news they’ve been expecting, but not hoping for. Regardless, it is the most interesting story of […]

by · August 18, 2014 · 0 comments · KHL, Winnipeg Jets
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Interview With Kings Prospect Nikolai Prokhorkin

Nikolai Prokhorkin had a busy summer as he first announced to have been signed by the Los Angeles Kings to an entry-level deal, then he instead signed a new one-year […]

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Interview With Canucks Prospect Nikita Tryamkin

After being overlooked for a couple of drafts, earlier this June Nikita Tryamkin was eventually drafted in the NHL, by the Vancouver Canucks. In this translated interview, originally appearing on […]

Interview with the Writers of “This is Russia: Life in the KHL”

Interview with the Writers of “This is Russia: Life in the KHL”

This is Russia: Life in the KHL – Doctors, bazas and millions of air miles by Bernd Bruckler with Risto Pakarinen (December 6, 2013, CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform. Paperback. ISBN 9781494379285) After reviewing […]

by · July 17, 2014 · 0 comments · Hockey Books, KHL
Russia to Launch New Women’s Hockey League

Russia to Launch New Women’s Hockey League

Things are changing fast in Russia, just 6 years after the creation of the KHL another big change is coming soon to shake things up for the Mother Land. The […]

Why Konstantin Barulin Might Never Become a Blue

Why Konstantin Barulin Might Never Become a Blue

Barulin: a name Blues fans are forgiven for forgetting After a year where the St. Louis Blues gambled and lost on bringing in prime-of-his-career goaltender Ryan Miller at considerable cost, and […]

by · June 26, 2014 · 0 comments · KHL, St Louis Blues
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The Ukrainian HC Donbass Faces Severest of Difficulties

Ice hockey club Donbass from the Eastern Ukrainian city of Donets’k is into big trouble this year. Its Druzhba (English: Friendship) arena has been plundered and damaged by the separatist […]

Ivan Barbashev is a 2-way, Russian forward [photo: David Chan]

Ivan Barbashev: The KHL Debate

The KHL debate is one of the most heated topics of discussion surrounding Russian skaters leading up to the NHL draft – especially over the past couple seasons. This year, […]

by · June 18, 2014 · 0 comments · KHL, NHL Entry Draft