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Ilya Kovalchuk Plans To Return To Playing Career, As General Manager Contract With Russian Hockey Federation Ends

Former Washington Capitals forward Ilya Kovalchuk took last season off from his playing career so that he could manage the Russian Hockey Federation’s (FHR) national team for the 2022 Olympics. Kovalchuk’ contract with the RHF has now come to an … Continue reading

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Ilya Kovalchuk Continues Efforts To Try And Lift Evgeny Kuznetsov’s Suspension From International Play In Time For Upcoming Olympics

Photo: @Capitals Former Washington Capitals forward and current manager of the Russian national hockey team, Ilya Kovalchuk, has been busy preparing for the upcoming Olympics in February. As part of his duties as manager of the National team, Kovalchuk is … Continue reading

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Dmitry Orlov Comments On New Coach For Russian National Team

On Friday, June 5, Valery Bragin, who coached Russia’s IIHF World Junior team for many years, was appointed the Head Coach of the Russian National Team. Bragin most famously coached the Russians in the IIHF Hockey World Junior Games in … Continue reading

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