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Two Teams Pull Out of KHL to Protest Russian Invasion Of Ukraine

Photo: Getty Images The Russian invasion of Ukraine has already had implications in hockey. It started on Friday when Jokerit, the KHL team based in Helsinki, Finland, withdrew from the Gagarin Cup playoffs to protest the invasion. It continued on … Continue reading

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Ilya Kovalchuk And Avangard Win KHL’s Gagarin Cup

Photos: KHL/Avangard Former Washington Capitals forward Ilya Kovalchuk is a champion once again, as his current team in the KHL, HC Avangard Omsk, became the 2021 Gagarin Cup Champions on Wednesday. (The Gagarin Cup is the KHL’s equivalent to the … Continue reading

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KHL Cancels Remainder of Gagarin Cup Playoffs

After two of the final eight playoff teams withdrew from the second round of the KHL playoffs last week due to COVID-19 virus concerns, the KHL suspended the 2020 Gagarin Cup playoffs for one week in order to reorganize the … Continue reading

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KHL Extends Suspension of Gagarin Cup Playoffs Until April 10th

On Tuesday, the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL) announced the league would be extending their suspension of the Gagarin Cup playoffs until April 10th.

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Report: KHL to Suspend Gagarin Cup Playoffs

The President of the Republic of Kazakhstan, K. Tokaev, has declared a state of emergency and ban on all sporting events from March 16 to April 15, 2020, in response to concerns related to the spread of the coronavirus. As a … Continue reading

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