Scott Burnside previews the seven hottest players coming back from Europe.
ESPN will stream Kontinental Hockey League games online as NHL stars play overseas during the lockout.
On the heels of the NHL lockout that began Sunday, New Jersey Devils star Ilya Kovalchuk is headed home to his native Russia to play hockey during the work stoppage.
NHL stars Evgeni Malkin and Sergei Gonchar have signed with Mettalurg of the Kontinental Hockey League after the NHL imposed a lockout of its players.
With a possible NHL lockout looming for early Sunday morning, Pittsburgh's Evgeni Malkin and Ottawa's Sergei Gonchar are making contingency plans.
A Russian jet carrying a KHL ice hockey team crashed into a river bank Wednesday while taking off in western Russia, killing at least 43 people -- some of whom had ties to New York teams.
Veteran winger Alexei Kovalev has signed a two-year deal to play with Atlant Mytischi of the Kontinental Hockey League.