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KHL retracts Olympic participation announcement

MOSCOW (AP) — The president of the KHL, the world’s second-best hockey league after the NHL, said Wednesday he is waiting to find out how many Russians will be banned from the Pyeongchang Olympics before deciding if he will allow his players to compete in South Korea. 515 more words


Report: Samsonov, Capitals Have Verbal Agreement in Place, Expect to Sign Entry-Level Contract in Time for 2018-19

The Washington Capitals have a verbal commitment with prospect goaltender Ilya Samsonov, KHL Insider Aivis Kalniņš reported Tuesday. This came while Capitals’ GM Brian MacLellan… 279 more words


Brian MacLellan to Meet with Ilya Samsonov

Sport-Express Writer Igor Eronko reported on Tuesday morning that Brian MacLellan is in Moscow to talk to Ilya Samsonov‘s representatives. His contract with his KHL team, Magnitka, will end on April 30.  273 more words


NHL Week in Review (December 3-9)

This week the NHL was not necessarily the biggest story in hockey but they certainly have had a big role in the results of the news. 1,102 more words


Mike Keenan out as coach/GM of KHL's Kunlun Red Star

Days after losing his role as general manager, Mike Keenan has now been relieved of his coaching responsibilities by Kunlun Red Star of the KHL. Following nine straight defeats, which places them near the bottom of the… 341 more words


NHL Week in Review (November 26- December 2)

Before the season began there was a lot of excitement in two cities where things were looking up for the first time in a long time. 1,087 more words