SKA St. Petersburg claims the Gagarin Cup at last[more]
SKA St. Petersburg captain Ilya Kovalchuk hoists the Gagarin Cup after his team’s 4-1 win in the KHL playoff final against Ak Bars Kazan. Photo: Alexei Filippov / RIA Novosti
KAZAN, Russia – SKA St. Petersburg’s team finally has a big trophy to go with its big ambitions after sinking Ak Bars Kazan in five games to lift the KHL’s top trophy.
There’s a new name on the Gagarin Cup as SKA St. Petersburg lifted the KHL’s top prize. For the Army Men of Russia’s...
Field of 48 teams set
Champions Hockey League complete for 2015/16[more]
Grenobe Bruleurs de Loups and the Sheffield Steelers, pictured during the 2010 IIHF Continental Cup Super Final, are two of the teams that join the Champions Hockey League with a wild card. Photo: Fabien Baldino
ZURICH – French Ligue Magnus regular season winners Grenoble Bruleurs de Loups (“Wolf Burners”), from the 1968 Olympic Winter Games city, have been extended an invitation to play...
Malasinski makes it
Div. IA: First Polish win vs. Japan in 10 years[more]
Japan and Poland fought hard for every puck. Photo: Miroslaw Ring
KRAKOW – Recently promoted host Poland earned its first win at the 2015 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship Division I Group A after beating Japan 2-0.