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Intensive battling in from of Metallurg's goal

KHL Beat: Quarter-Season Analysis

The KHL, international league led by Russian hockey professionals, has passed its quarter-season mark this October. The league enjoys intrigue, good hockey but does suffer from financial instability of clubs. […]

by · October 29, 2014 · 0 comments · KHL, Other Leagues
Silly or iconic?  Ovechkin is slated to return to the All Stars Game this year.  Will he bring the same level of showmanship he has exhibited in the past? Ryan Remiorz/THE CANADIAN PRESS

Roundtable: Is the NHL All-Star Game Facing Extinction?

The NHL’s first official all-star game took place during the 1947-48 season as a way of honouring – and showcasing – some of the league’s top players. Like any major […]

Fortunato compares his game to Torey Krug of the Boston Bruins. (Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports)

Could Torey Krug Bolt for Mother Russia?

The Boston Bruins haven’t done very much in the free agent market this offseason, mainly because of its money woes, but they still need to re-sign two of its restricted […]

by · August 12, 2014 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins
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An Interview With Habs Defenseman Alexei Emelin

In this translated interview originally appearing on Russian portal championat.com, Habs defenseman Alexei Emelin, back at home in Tolyatti, Russia, talks about his old team Lada, just back in the […]

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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 […]