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  1. 2014 Sochi Olympics - Disputed non-goal opens the door for Team U...

    Pierre LeBrun

    Team USA's thrilling win over Russia might not have happened if an apparent third-period goal for the Russians hadn't been waved off amid controversy, Pierre LeBrun writes.

    Story | Conversation | February 15, 2014
  2. 2014 Sochi Olympics - Russia wakes up to take hockey opener from ...

    Pierre LeBrun

    Team Russia had some tense moments during its Olympic opener against Slovenia and has things to work on, but the Russian fans left happy, writes Pierre LeBrun.

    Story | Conversation | February 13, 2014
  3. 2014 Sochi Olympics - Will Pavel Datsyuk be ready?

    Pierre LeBrun

    Pavel Datsyuk is among of handful of star players hurting just days before the Olympic hockey competition begins.

    Story | Conversation | February 10, 2014
  4. Controversy brewing over Olympics rosters

    Pierre LeBrun

    Are the Olympic roster rules changing at the 11th hour? No, says the NHL, but reports out of Russia during the past week are sending a different message. Again on Monday, eyebrows were raised with this tweet, with the head of Russian hockey, th...

    Blog | November 18, 2013
  5. Sidney Crosby of Pittsburgh Penguins on anti-gay law -- Everyone ...

    Pierre LeBrun

    The NHL's top player didn't shy away Sunday when asked about Russia's anti-gay law being adopted for the Olympics in February.

    Story | Conversation | August 25, 2013
  6. KHL prez shouldn't be rushing to judgment

    Pierre LeBrun

    You wonder if Alexander Medvedev is at some point going to realize that silence is a better option. The KHL president's continued criticism of the NHL over the past week, in the wake of Russian star players having to leave his league and head back...

    Blog | January 14, 2013
  7. Gonchar: Players might stay in the KHL

    Pierre LeBrun

    Sergei Gonchar plans on returning to Ottawa if there's an NHL season, but he's not so sure about some fellow Russian stars. A month after Alex Ovechkin raised eyebrows by saying he might stay and play in the KHL if he doesn't like the terms of the...

    Blog | October 12, 2012
  8. Nail Yakupov OK'd by Hockey Canada for KHL play

    Pierre LeBrun

    Nail Yakupov gets to play at home after all. Hockey Canada announced Saturday that the first overall pick in the 2012 NHL entry draft was now free to play in his native KHL.

    Story | Conversation | September 29, 2012
  9. Signings roundup: Thornton, Nash to Davos

    Pierre LeBrun

    Evgeni Malkin, Ilya Kovalchuk and a list of other Russian and European NHLers, as expected, have found temporary lockout homes in their home countries. But just where the North American-born stars will end up always provides more intrigue. Eigh...

    Blog | September 17, 2012
  10. 2012 Hockey Hall of Fame inductees -- It's about time that Pavel ...

    Pierre LeBrun

    Pavel Bure's induction into the Hockey Hall of Fame is long overdue, writes Pierre LeBrun.

    Story | Conversation | June 26, 2012
  11. 2012 Stanley Cup playoffs - Nashville Predators still considering...

    Pierre LeBrun

    Alexander Radulov and Andrei Kostitsyn might not play in Game 4 either, Pierre LeBrun writes.

    Story | Conversation | May 03, 2012
  12. 2012 Stanley Cup playoffs: Five most valuable in-season acquisiti...

    Pierre LeBrun

    Pierre LeBrun reviews the five most valuable in-season acquisitions.

    Story | Conversation | April 08, 2012
  13. Radulov heading to Predators?

    Pierre LeBrun

    Alexander Radulov appears headed back to the Nashville Predators, although the NHL team itself was holding off confirmation until they saw the whites of his eyes. Radulov's Russian agent Yuri Nikolaev was quoted in Russian newspapers Monday saying...

    Blog | March 19, 2012
  14. Source: NHL waiver list includes Philadelphia Flyers' Nikolay Zhe...

    Pierre LeBrun

    Philadelphia Flyers winger Nikolay Zherdev, Buffalo Sabres captain Craig Rivet and Nashville Predators winger Marek Svatos were placed on waivers, according to the list provided to ESPN.com by a source.

    Story | Conversation | February 23, 2011
  15. 2010 Winter Olympics -- Tretiak on Russia's early exit: 'Team Can...

    Pierre LeBrun

    VANCOUVER, British Columbia -- Vladislav Tretiak has devoted most of his life to Russian hockey, both as one of the greatest goalies of all time and now as the country's hockey leader. No one is more upset than he that the gold-medal contenders lost ...

    Blog | Conversation | February 28, 2010
  16. KHL will aggressively pursue New Jersey Devils' Ilya Kovalchuk

    Pierre LeBrun

    The president of the KHL confirmed Saturday that the Russian-based league will aggressively pursue star winger Ilya Kovalchuk once his NHL contract expires on June 30.

    Story | Conversation | February 27, 2010