Second win in Shanghai

Kunlun Red Star 2 Neftekhimik Nizhnekamsk 1 Kunlun was billed as predominantly a Beijing team, but the newcomer seems to be entirely at home in Shanghai as well. The second game in China’s second city brought another victory, with Neftekhimik becoming the latest team to struggle in the Orient this season. Tuuka Mantyla, the team’s…

Winning start in Shanghai

Kunlun Red Star 4 Lada Togliatti 2 The KHL made its first visit to Shanghai – where Kunlun will play 11 games over the course of the coming season – and delivered a festival of hockey for local fans. After a bright start, with victory in its first two games, Kunlun’s form had dipped coming…