Gagarin Cup: Complete Guide to the KHL Conference Quarter-Finals

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The road to the KHL’s Gagarin Cup is set, with sixteen teams from Europe’s premier hockey competition battling for supremacy in the post-season. Like all things during the Covid-19 pandemic, this year’s competition will look a little bit different to usual. Finland’s Jokerit Helsinki, the fifth seed in the Western Conference, has conceded home advantage and […] READ MORE


Cody Franson Signs With KHL’s Avangard Omsk

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After a difficult season with the Chicago Blackhawks, unrestricted free agent Cody Franson has found a new home. He signs a two-year contract with KHL club Avangard Omsk. Franson joins a number of former NHL players who have signed with the club this summer including Alexei Emelin, Ville Pokka, Kris Versteeg, and David Desharnais. Avangard confirms a […] READ MORE


Alexei Emelin Signs With Avangard Omsk

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Avangard Omsk of the KHL has signed free agent defencemen Alexei Emelin to a two-year contract. Emelin was most recently with the Nashville Predators before deciding to head overseas once again. He joins his former Montreal teammate David Desharnais. READ MORE


Kris Versteeg Signs with Omsk in the KHL

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Free agent winger Kris Versteeg is headed to Russia. He will play for Avangard Omsk in the KHL. Terms of the deal are not yet known. The news was reported by Sportsnet and Flames TV reporter Ryan Leslie. Versteeg heading to Omsk of the KHL. — Ryan Leslie (@ryanleslie73) August 17, 2018 Avangard Omsk of the KHL Signs […] 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


Detroit Red Wings Sign David Booth to One-Year Deal

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The Detroit Red Wings have signed 32-year-old forward David Booth to a one-year deal. Per CapFriendly, the deal is for $700,000 during the 2017-18 season. Booth was playing in the preseason with the Wings on a professional tryout contract. Detroit Red Wings Sign David booth to One-Year Deal This will be the first time that […] READ MORE


An Update on the St. Louis Blues and Vladimir Sobotka

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Vladimir Sobotka is a name that many Blues fans have heard a lot of since the end of last season, but not a face they’ve seen since the end of the 2013-14 season. ‘Vladdy’ left the Blues because they couldn’t come to an agreement on a salary, and headed East for the KHL. Before he […] READ MORE