Russian hockey fans and anti-Nazi groups were outraged after dancers supporting a Latvian hockey club laid out a symbol resembling swastika right before a game with their Russian guests. The Kontinental Hockey League found no problem with the symbol.
After five months of the regular season the top 16 clubs in the KHL have made it through to the play-offs. RT tried to find out, who has the best chances of lifting the Gagarin Cup this year.
The KHL President Aleksandr Medvedev has unveiled the leagues future expansion plans as the regular season is about to end next week.
A watertight agreement exists with the National Hockey League that will free its players for the Sochi Games, says KHL board member, Valery Kamensky.
SKA St. Petersburg has become KHL’s regular-season champions with three games left before the playoffs after beating reigning Gagarin Cup holders Dynamo Moscow, 3-1.
Evgeny Artukhin’s violent assault on Dynamo’s Janne Jalasvaara has become the most discussed event of the week in KHL, with the SKA player getting a three-game ban for his action.
Defending champions, Dynamo Moscow, beat in-form SKA Saint Petersburg 3-2 on the road, but it wasn’t enough to prevent Avangard Omsk from taking the lead in the KHL standings.
Modern hockey has become a mixture of Russian passing play and Canadian powerful style, sport's legend, Pavel Bure, told RT in an exclusive interview.
The Eastern Conference have won for their third All-Star Game in a row, beating the West by 18-11 in Chelyabinsk, with local boy, Evgeny Kuznetsov, netting four goals and Ilya Kovalchuk adding thee more for the winners.
Ilya Kovalchuk, who after all decided to return to New Jersey for the resumption of the NHL season, could come back in Russia in the summer, believes Devils great Vyacheslav Fetisov.
Ice hockey legend Sergey Fedorov is mulling over a return to competitive hockey at the age of 43, says CSKA Moscow’s interim head coach Vyacheslav Butsaev.
Detroit Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk will join fellow NHL star Ilya Kovalchuk at the KHL All-Star game on Sunday.