As the NHL Lockout drags on more NHL players are going overseas to play hockey and If fans are interested in seeing some good hockey, they will be able to see Zedano Chara's KHL team vs. Alex Ovechkin's team on Oct. 9th.
KHL Press Release --- The Kontinental Hockey League has reached an agreement with the US sports TV channel ESPN to broadcast games in the 2012/2013 KHL Championship. The games will be shown on the ESPN3 channel in the United States, Territories of the United States, and also in Great Britain.
ESPN3 reaches 73 million American households and devotes most of its output to live broadcasts of events, including college football, college basketball, the NBA, MLB, ICC (International Cricket Council) competitions and qualifying matches of FIFA tournaments.
During the first ten days of October, the channel will broadcast five KHL games. The planned schedule includes:
Dynamo Moscow vs Ak Bars on Oct. 3rd
Lev vs SKA on Oct. 6th
Slovan vs Dynamo Moscow on Oct. 7th
CSKA vs SKA on Oct. 8th
Lev vs Dynamo Moscow on Oct. 9th.