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The KHL, closely watching the financial situation in Lada Togliatti, adopted measures aimed at supporting the team. League President Alexander Medvedev’s initiative to provide financial assistance to a cash-strapped club was supported by the Board of Directors. Following the decision made at the Board of Directors meeting on October 21, the KHL made money transfers to Lada players' bank accounts for more than 17 million rubles in total.