Kontinental Hockey League Logos

The Kontinental Hockey League (Континентальная хоккейная лига) was established in 2008, playing their debut season in 2008-09 with teams spread out across Europe and Asia but with most teams based in Russia. By their tenth season in 2017 the league had teams in seven different countries: Belarus, China, Finland, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Russia, and Slovakia. The annual playoff champion in the KHL is awarded the Gagarin Cup (Кубок Гагарина) named for Yuri Gagarin the first human to be sent to outer space.




Kontinental Hockey League Team Logos

Kontinental Hockey League Teams of the Past Logos