The Kontinental Hockey League's president says he wants to slash its salary cap as clubs struggle financially in Russia's economic crisis.
The chief organizer of February's Winter Olympics in Sochi, Dmitry Chernyshenko, has been hired as president of the Russia-based Kontinental Hockey League.
Viktor Tikhonov, the Soviet hockey coach whose teams won three Olympic gold medals but fell to the United States in the "Miracle on Ice," died after a long illness. He was 84.
The Toronto Maple Leafs signed forward Petri Kontiola to a one-year contract Thursday.
In his first year as the head coach of Russian team Metallurg Magnitogorsk, 63-year-old Mike Keenan won the Kontinental Hockey League championship Wednesday. Keenan is now the first coach to win both the Stanley Cup and the KHL championship.
Finland has chosen Kontinental Hockey League teammates to replace Tampa Bay Lightning forward Valtteri Filppula and Minnesota Wild forward Mikko Koivu.
Russian team SKA St. Petersburg says it has signed forward Ilya Kovalchuk to a four-year contract.
Winnipeg Jets center Alexander Burmistrov has signed a two-year deal with Ak Bars Kazan of Russia's Kontinental Hockey League.
For weeks, the folks in Pennsylvania's Amish country had no idea that a Russian hockey team was living nearby, working out and rebuilding a team.
Veteran NHL coach Mike Keenan has signed a two-year contract to coach the Russian club Metallurg Magnitogorsk.
Red Wings star Pavel Datsyuk is expected to play in the KHL All-Star Game in Russia on Sunday.
Scott Burnside previews the seven hottest players coming back from Europe.
Multiple reports have speculated that Ilya Kovalchuk is considering whether to stay in his native Russia rather than return to his NHL club, the New Jersey Devils, once the lockout ends.
New York Rangers defenseman Ryan McDonagh is headed to Russia to play for the Kontinental Hockey League's Barys Astana, his agent confirmed to ESPNNewYork.com.
ESPN will stream Kontinental Hockey League games online as NHL stars play overseas during the lockout.
Winnipeg Jets captain Andrew Ladd is no longer going to Omsk to play in KHL, a source confirmed to ESPN.com.