KHL

By Joshua Heuving
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Nov 18th, 2016
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On Thursday, 31-year-old veteran left-winger David Booth signed once again with KHL Admiral Vladivostok for the remainder of the season. Booth spent last season with Admiral, scoring six goals and ten assists in 23 games. The former Panther, Leaf and Canuck received a professional tryout agreement fr...
By MATT GRAVES
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Nov 14th, 2016
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The Kontinental Hockey League, considered as the world’s strongest hockey competition outside of the NHL, have considered cutting teams due to financial issues according to multiple reports. With the recession in Russia, the low price of oil and the ruble, it may have hurt the fortunes of the R...
By Greg Komarnicky
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Sep 9th, 2015
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The Portland Pirates have signed Rob Schremp to a Professional Try-out Contract. The 29 year old centerman heads back to North America after 4 years of overseas play between the SHL, KHL, NLA, and Austria with a couple small stints in Belarus and the NLB. Last year, Schremp totaled 6 goals, 20 points...
By mdonks
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Jun 23rd, 2015
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The Vancouver Canucks have lost Swedish goaltender prospect Joacim Eriksson for the time being as he has agreed to terms with Lavtian-based club Dynamo Riga of the KHL. This young man has spent much of the last two years playing for the Utica Comets of the AHL where he was the number 1 in 2013-14 [&h...
By mdonks
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Jun 20th, 2015
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The KHL seems to be a very popular place for players who have struggled with injuries and were unable to succeed in the NHL, Tomas Kudratek is a prime example of this. After spending the last two seasons playing with the Hershey Bears of the AHL, having only played 30 games with the Washington Capita...
By mdonks
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Jun 18th, 2015
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Yet another NHL player has decided to make the move over to the KHL which has gained recent popularity for players unsure of their future in the NHL. Brandon Kozun, originally from the United States but represents Canada internationally, was drafted to his hometown team the Los Angeles Kings but late...
By Jonathan Jones
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May 28th, 2015
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On Wednesday May 27th, the Edmonton Oilers signed their 3rd round pick in 2013, Anton Slepyshev to an entry-level contract. He has been playing in the KHL for four seasons to date and is only 21 years old. Slepyshev somewhat broke out in the KHL this past season with 25 points in 58 games, with [&hel...
By ZackNevesLITU
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May 26th, 2015
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Ever since the 2004-05 NHL lockout, the salary cap has completely altered the way NHL management build their teams. A few good contracts can do wonders for a team’s depth, but a few bad contracts can absolutely devastate a team’s ability to grow through change. This, my friends, is the Ul...
By Greg Komarnicky
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May 23rd, 2015
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The New Jersey Devils are suffering. They currently hold one of the weakest prospect pools in the league. Sticky situations has some reasoning behind this, as well as some weak drafting. However they do have one bright spot in Damon Severson who has looked very good this year. John Quenneville was th...
By Greg Komarnicky
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May 23rd, 2015
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The Predators have a very underrated prospect pool. A big reason for this is their scouting, more specifically their goaltending scouts. Unlike most NHL teams, Nashville has 4 goaltenders in their top 20, 3 of which are in their top 10. This all with top forward Filip Forsberg being a recent graduate...