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Fun With KHL Team Names

I do like playing around with etymologies, so today we are going to take a look at the meanings behind the names of the teams in the KHL.   1,235 more words


Journeyman goalie Deslauriers signs in KHL

Veteran netminder Jeff Deslauriers has inked with Dinamo Riga of the KHL, the club announced on Wednesday.

Deslauriers, 30, was at Los Angeles’ training camp on a PTO earlier this fall but was given his release at the end of September. 65 more words


NHL jersey ads inevitable, just not imminent

Last week NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman assured fans that the introduction of jersey sponsorships is not imminent. As the NBA, NFL, MLB and NHL continue to seek ways to maximize revenue through enhanced fan experiences and advertising, … 275 more words


Petri Kontiola goes back to the fundamentals in an effort to spark his game

November 17, 2014

TORONTO- When the Marlies took to the ice last Tuesday for team practice, Petri Kontiola was nowhere to be found. 552 more words

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Sports, Supranationalism, and the challenges of placing economic sanctions on Russia

Russia’s incursions in Ukraine this year have led to widespread international sanctions from the United States, Japan, and the European Union (EU) among others. The EU, a supranational organization linking 28 sovereign countries in Europe, is at the forefront of placing economic sanctions on Russia as a means of deterring aggression. 581 more words


Ex-Flyers goalie Heeter signs in KHL

Cal Heeter, the former Flyers farmhand that made his NHL debut last season, has signed a tryout with KHL club Medvescak Zagreb.

The 26-year-old heads overseas after failing to catch on with Toronto during training camp (he joined the Leafs on a professional tryout in mid-September). 73 more words

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