Ryan O'Reilly, Jamie Benn, and P.K. Subban should all go play in Russia.
Yesterday Nail Yakupov scored his first goal as a professional hockey player. But, thanks to the lockout, the goal wasn't scored wearing the orange and blue of the Edmonton Oilers, instead Yakupov was dressed Neftekhimik Nizhnekamsk’s blue and white.
Russia's Kontinental Hockey League has reached a deal to broadcast games from its 2012-13 on ESPN's digital platform, bringing the KHL to the states. Will it put pressure on the NHL to strike a labor deal?