Post Tagged with: "KHL"

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Meet the Flyers’ Latest Undrafted UFA Steal

On Wednesday, the Flyers agreed to terms with 32 year old Russian defenseman Evgeny Medvedev. Medvedev represents a slight departure from Philly’s previous undrafted UFA signings, but if the past […]

Flash in the Panarin: Russian Star to Chicago Blackhawks

Flash in the Panarin: Russian Star to Chicago Blackhawks

While the Chicago Blackhawks are in the midst of yet another deep playoff run, general manager Stan Bowman has been working to improve the team’s roster beyond the current year. […]

KHL Western Conference Finals Preview: CSKA vs. SKA

KHL Western Conference Finals Preview: CSKA vs. SKA

The two top teams in the Kontinental Hockey League Western Conference take to the ice in its finals starting this week, as historical powers CSKA Moscow and SKA St. Petersburg face off […]

by · March 24, 2015 · 0 comments · KHL, Uncategorized
Bolshoy Ice Dome in Sochi (Russia)

KHL All Stars Played in Sochi Last Sunday

EAST wins against WEST 18:16, such was the result of the KHL All Star Game 2015, which took place in Sochi on Sunday, 25 January 2015. The event has been […]

by · January 29, 2015 · 0 comments · KHL
Jokerit Plays against Ak Bars on 11 December 2014 in Kazan, Russia.

KHL: Kazan Audience Witness Two Incredible Hockey Games

Ak Bars of Kazan has become leader of the KHL’s “EAST” Conference this week-end. The achievement, however, does not mean the team never loses. Ak Bars simply do not do […]

by · December 15, 2014 · 0 comments · International Hockey, KHL
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Leo Komarov: The Silent Assassin

He is arguably one of the most consistent players on the Toronto Maple Leafs’ roster this season – playing to his strengths and keeping opposing players relatively quiet. Even with […]

by · November 21, 2014 · 2 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Daniel Kreutzer for Duesseldorf - talented and powerful

BREAKING: What Will NHL Jerseys With Sponsors Look Like?

It’s been something that fans have been dreading, but it appears inevitable at this point. Just two months ago, it was reported that Gary Bettman and NHL owners had decided […]

by · November 6, 2014 · 25 comments · News/Commentary
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 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins
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An Interview With Habs Defenseman Alexei Emelin

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

Logo of HC Donbass

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 […]

by · June 21, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, KHL