The Pittsburgh Penguins and Washington Capitals are teaming up to raise money for the families of the Russian hockey players killed in a plane crash last month.
A top ice hockey official says the Russian team decimated by a plane crash will be rebuilt in time to take part in this year's Kontinental Hockey League season.
The Russian ice hockey team whose players were killed in a plane crash will be rebuilt in time to take part in this year's Kontinental Hockey League season, according to the league leader.
If you think the hockey community is a small, tightly-knit one, the coaching fraternity is even more so. It took a major hit Wednesday with the tragic plane crash that killed just about every member of Lokomotiv Yaroslavl of the Kontinental Hockey League.