KHL Bans Heads of the HC Admiral

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The KHL imposes a sports corporate ban on Sergei Soshnikov and Alexander Selivanov of the HC Admiral. A disqualification due to debts The League has disqualified the former general director of HC Admiral Vladivostok Sergei Soshnikov and the new general director Alexander Selivanov. Also, the KHL banned the hockey club from any acquisitions of new players and […] READ MORE


St. Louis Blues put Dmitrii Sergeev on Waivers for Purpose of Terminating his Contract

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The St. Louis Blues have put Dmitrii Sergeev on waivers for the purpose of terminating his contract. The Blues were clearly not happy with the way the Russian defenceman showed up to the start of their training camp. STL puts Dmitri Sergeev on waivers for purposes of termination — Elliotte Friedman (@FriedgeHNIC) September 15, 2018 The […] READ MORE


Ottawa Senators Captain, Erik Karlsson, Partners With RW&CO

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RW&CO, a luxury men’s fashion division of Reitmans Canada Ltd., announced Ottawa Senators captain, Erik Karlsson, as the brand’s suiting ambassador for Fall 2018. Another NHL star joins the list of company’s ambassadors. Previous ambassadors include P.K. Subban, and Alexandre Burrows. Fall 2018 suiting collection with Erik Karlsson. “I am honored to join the RW&CO. family” […] READ MORE


Wayne Gretzky named ambassador for KHL Kunlun Red Star

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As reported via the official Twitter account of HC Kunlun Red Star, Wayne Gretzky has been named a global ambassador for Beijing’s team in the KHL with a long-term agreement. Wayne Gretzky is our new Global Ambassador! The Kunlun Red Star announced today that the hockey legend will assist in promoting the game of ice hockey […] READ MORE


Bob Hartley joins KHL’s Avangard Omsk

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On May 28th of this year, Bob Hartley was hired by Avangard Omsk of the KHL. The signing marked his first pro head coaching job since he parted ways with the Calgary Flames back in 2016. This week the head coach arrived at his new hometown and met his team. Bob Hartley and Avangard Omsk […] READ MORE


AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Andrey Pedan goes to KHL

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AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Andrey Pedan goes to KHL Two years with the Ak Bars Kazan The Ak Bars Kazan signed a restricted free agent defenceman Andrey Pedan to a two-year contract. The money value of the agreement is yet to be disclosed. The signing of the 24-year-old blueliner is an improvement for the team from Kazan. Managers of […] READ MORE


Anton Slepyshev quits Edmonton Oilers for KHL

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There were hints that he would be leaving as early as this January. At that time it was rumoured that the Edmonton Oilers had plans to trade Anton Slepyshev. Later, an April  “Goodbye America” Instagram post swept away most doubts. Now it is official – Anton Slepyshev has quit the Oilers and opted to return to the […] READ MORE


Colorado Avalanche Sign Goaltender Pavel Francouz

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The Colorado Avalanche announced on Wednesday that the team had signed Czech Republic-born goaltender Pavel Francouz to an entry-level $690,000 contract for the 2018-19 season. One-Way Deal By inking a one-way NHL deal with goaltender Pavel Francouz, the Colorado Avalanche have found a much-needed backup for Semyon Varlamov. The starting goalie of the team suffered a knee injury at the end […] READ MORE


Ak Bars Kazan wins KHL’s Gagarin Cup

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Russia’s Ak Bars Kazan won the Kontinental Hockey League’s Gagarin Cup final against CSKA Moscow on Sunday. This was the third Gagarin Cup victory in the team’s history. The team won the title in the KHL’s first two seasons but hasn’t won since. With three cups, Ak Bars topped HC Dynamo Moscow, Metallurg Magnitogorsk, and […] READ MORE


Ilya Kovalchuk sold his Olympic car to Artemi Panarin of Columbus Blue Jackets

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Recently, there were reports that Ilya Kovalchuk will be signing a contract with the New York Rangers. However, it was not the only news about the Russian forward. Ilya Kovalchuk has sold his prized BMW Ilya Kovalchuk auctioned his brand-new BMW X5, the car he received as a reward for winning the gold medal at the PyeongChang […] READ MORE