SKA can’t score on Swede, American eyes record — the KHL week in review
Two names are dominating the playoff action right now — Lars Johansson and Reid Boucher. The CSKA netminder hasn’t allowed a post-season goal from SKA in 290 minutes, while the Avangard forward is closing on a KHL record productive streak.
Remembering a legend, preparing for a classic – the KHL week in review
December is a big month for anniversaries: today remembers a giant of Soviet hockey, later in the month should bring a new KHL record attendance to mark the ‘birthday’ of the game in this country. Elsewhere, an NHL veteran is brushing up on Russian pop music and Minsk tempts another NHLer back to the sport.