KHL on ESPN? Easy, Tiger. Not TV, online stream, ESPN3. Five games in October. First is tomorrow, with Alex Ovechkin’s Moscow Dynamo, around noon, I think. Check your local laptop.
While I was in Manhattan on the CBA talks beat, Andrew Gross of The Record stopped by the Whale camp in Westchester (I skipped today), and reported that D Dylan McIlrath (knee surgery in July) is still not skating, only biking, and has his next checkup in two weeks. There was a third scrimmage on the third day of camp, and both Chris Kreider and Marek Hrivik scored again. Whale play first preseason game in Cromwell, CT. against the Albany Devils tomorrow (Wed.) night.
NHL.com reports USA team prepping for World Juniors planning camp at MSG training center from Dec. 16th to Dec. 18th.
No word yet on Henrik Lundqvist to Frolunda, but Colorado’s Matt Duchene has agreed to play there….