Malkin & Kulemin light it up, Ovechkin scores and gets punchy, and more KHL Highlights

Steve Dangle
October 22 2012 11:04PM

Lots of KHL goodness today. Malkin puts up 4 points and helps Nikolai Kulemin get two of his own, Ovechkin scores and helps Nicklas Backstrom get his first KHL point, and he gets a little punchy, too.


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Max Reinhart, one-on-one

Patrick Johnston
October 22 2012 11:48AM



(Patrick johnston was at the Heat/Wolves game Saturday night. He got a chance to speak to Max Reinhart after the game)

How do you get a hockey player to give answers that might provide a hint of insight? Ask them questions that don't relate to their current season, game, or even moment. The professional hockey player has heard so many questions so many times before, it's a challenge to give them something different to work with. Here's one reporter's attempt to be different.

FlamesNation caught up with Max Reinhart after Abbotsford's 4-1 win over Chicago on Saturday night. We told him it would be five questions, but it ended up being seven. 

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Flames Prospect Update, October 22 2012

Ryan Pike
October 22 2012 09:51AM



Every hockey league except for that one league is now in action. There are a lot of Flames prospects in action. Most of them played this weekend. Actually, everybody except for John Ramage. Here's an update.

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KHL Highlights Kuznetsov is sick, Yakupov's team wins, and more

Steve Dangle
October 21 2012 06:15PM

Question: What's played on ice and not locked out?
Answer: The KHL.

Here's today's KHL highlights featuring a sick breakaway goal by Evgeny Kuznetsov, Nail Yakupov's team comes out on top, and more.


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The Best of the Nation – 10.21.12

Jonathan Willis
October 21 2012 01:28PM

Photo: Matt Boulton/Wikimedia/CC BY 2.0

From across the Nations this week: hockey talk, with absolutely none of it focused on arena or CBA negotiations. We’ve got a healthy dose of humour – including a story from the NHL player who ran buck-naked into a group of Hungarian riot police – as well as some news, statistics, and rumour-mongering.

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