Kontinental Hockey League

Russia-based ice hockey league

The Kontinental Hockey League (KHL) (Russian: Континентальная Хоккейная Лига, Kontinental'naya Khokkeynaya Liga) is an international professional ice hockey league in Eurasia founded in 2008.

Kontinental Hockey League
Current season, competition or edition:
Current sports event 2021–22 KHL season
FormerlyRussian Superleague
SportIce hockey
Founded2008
CEOAlexander Medvedev
MottoХоккей – наша игра! (Hockey is our game!)[1]
No. of teams22
Country Russia (19 teams)
 Kazakhstan (1 team)
 Belarus (1 team)
 China (1 team)
Most recent
champion(s)
CSKA Moscow
Most titlesAk Bars Kazan (3)
TV partner(s)KHL-TV (Russia (as part of the NTV Plus package), International (part of ViaNetTV),[2] Others through KHL's website)
Russia 2 (Russia)
Qazsport (Kazakhstan)
Belarus 5 (Belarus)
CCTV-5+ (China)
Related
competitions
Russian Championship
VHL
Minor Hockey League
Official websiteKHL.ru (English)

Teams in 2021–22 change

References change

  1. "Новый игровой ролик КХЛ "Пробка"" (in Russian). khl.ru. Archived from the original on 2010-08-09. Retrieved 2010-08-16.
  2. "Crossing the Atlantic". khl.ru. 2010-04-20. Archived from the original on 2014-01-16. Retrieved 2010-04-20.