Date: Wednesday, 08.02.2012, 23:36 | Post # 1|
|As major viewers of our site chose hockey as their favorite sport |
we will discuss a little bit about two major hockey league NHL and KHL in the world.
NHL or national hockey league was founded in 1917 and at first season started with four team .After serious of expansions relocation and contraction reach 30 members.NHL is the most professional hockey league in the world there every hockey player would like to play.The league based on american continent and involved itself two big country Canada and USA ,the season structure of league is divided in two conference western and eastern and 6 division.The league include itself 748 players from 17 countries
The name of major trophy is Stanley cup
NHL official site
KHL or Kontinental hockey league is the second major professional hockey league in the world based on the Eurasia continent.
Firstly it was founded in the 2008 and already in 2009 it was rewarded as the strongest league in the Europe and second in the world.In the first year of its existence it consisted of Russian club who played before in the Russian top league.In the following years 3 country join the league, 2 countries from Europe and 1 from middle Asia.The league is not yet formed and continues to expand , In the 2011 it was stated about 24 members but only 23 could start the season due to airplane crash with team from Yaroslavl.KHL has the same season structural system as NHL (eastern and western conferences and 4 divisions). Nowadays 701 players play in the league from the 15 countries. the major trophy Gagarin cup.
KHL official site
Now then you know more choose your site or express your own opinion
Message edited by pixel - Wednesday, 08.02.2012, 23:55