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A few words with: Kirill Safronov

About five years ago I got in touch with former NHL defenseman Kirill Safronov. At the time, Safronov was in the first of parts of three seasons with Sibir Novosibirsk of the Kontinental Hockey League in Russia. 2,032 more words


Guest Spot on The Purple Army Podcast

Following the recent revelations that there was some interest in bringing a KHL team to the UK, The Purple Army Podcast hosted a round table discussion to mull over the news and what it might mean for hockey in Great Britain. 92 more words


KHL expansion - Neil Black and the UK?

A few weeks ago, during the KHL All-Star weekend, President of the KHL –  Dmitry Chernyshenko – spoke up and revealed that there are applications on his desk for new KHL teams across the Europe and Asia. 369 more words


1PS Podcast - Down Periscope

Montreal’s slide comes under the microscope once again on a brand new One Puck Short Podcast.

Elsewhere, Florida lockup Alexander Barkov and I look at Evgeni Malkin’s Hart candidacy and Andrew Ladd’s future, with a note on… 110 more words


Video: Linus Omark lights stick on fire for breakaway attempt during KHL skills competition

Linus Omark was on a hot streak. Literally.

The former NHL forward, who had stints in Edmonton and Buffalo, decided to have his stick blade set on fire before going in on a breakaway attempt in the KHL All-Star Game skills competition. 35 more words