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Russian Women's Hockey League (ZhHL)

ZhHL: KRS are regular season champions, semifinal series to begin March 6

Playoff hockey is just around the corner in Russia

2020-21 ZhHL Season Preview

Get ready for the Russian women’s hockey season with our preview of the teams.

ZhHL 2020-21 season start pushed to Oct. 3

The Russian league’s start will be pushed back two weeks.

ZhHL releases 2020-2021 schedule

KRS Vanke Rays will also have a new home.

ZhHL adds team for 2020-21 season

The Russian Hockey League is back up to eight teams.

Dynamo St. Petersburg shut down, won’t play in 2020-21 ZhHL season

Pro women’s hockey under threat in Russia

Rachel Llanes’ journey from role player to star

Llanes has stepped into the spotlight in the ZhHL while helping to mold the future of Chinese women’s hockey

Behind the Glass: The Pride Fall and Savolainen Gets Another Hatty

Savolainen has 18 goals in the SDHL this season

Behind the Glass: Thunstrom scores 16, Toko’s big week

Allie Thunstrom sets an NWHL record

Behind the Glass: A Whale of a win and MJP breaks Burke’s record

Behind the Glass: Meeri Räisänen is in top form

The ZhHL provided plenty of headlines before going on a break, so too did Meeri Räisänen

Behind the Glass: Accursi Fires Five Past Minnesota

Taylor Accursi has herself a weekend against the Whitecaps

Behind the Glass: Stacey’s scoring streak endures

Belyakova scores a hat trick for Tornado and Kennedy Marchment scores two shorties in one game

ZhHL: Lyudmila Belyakova returns from maternity leave

The star forward scored a goal less than three minutes into her first game back on the ice

Megan Bozek joins Shenzhen KRS Vanke Rays

Jessica Wong and Noora Räty also return to the team

Behind the Glass: At the Four and Five Nations Breaks

The Four Nations break and Five Nations breaks have given us a first intermission for the NWHL and ZhHL seasons

Behind the Glass: Brooke Stacey is on fire

The Beauts’ rookie is proving to be a big-time scorer

Behind the Glass: Moose wins it in OT and Brand, Curtis, Sosina, and Nieminen all get hatties

That’s a lot of hats

Behind the Glass: Dempsey Takes Over

Jillian Dempsey has a big Saturday and Kendall Coyne Schofield has a bigger Sunday

Behind the Glass: Stalder the Unstoppable

Lara Stalder now has eight goals in five games to start the 2019-20 SDHL season

Behind the Glass: Turnbull turns it up

Blayre Turnbull, Rachel Llanes, and Fanuza Kadirova all had big weeks

Behind the Glass: Nicole Hall starts her SDHL career with a bang

When you score two goals in two pro games at the age of 15, it’s safe to say that you’re a pretty big deal

2019–20 Season Preview: Zhenskaya Hockey League

The ZhHL’s season kicks off with 8 teams this year

Bulbul Kartanbay: Chasing a Dream

A story about perseverance, the love of the game, and the pursuit of a dream

KRS Vanke Rays officially joining the Russian Women’s Hockey League

Chinese-based club finds a new home after closing of the CWHL

Could Shenzhen KRS Vanke Rays join the Russian Women’s Hockey League?

With the closure of the CWHL, where could the Chinese team land?

This year Tornado HK fell from ZhHL superpower to a team that missed the playoffs

Are Tornado’s days of being one of the top teams in the ZhHL over?

Behind the Glass: Inferno claim the Clarkson Cup

The Inferno are the champions of the CWHL and the Espoo Blues are the champions of the Naisten Liiga

Behind the Glass: Roll ‘Caps

The Whitecaps lift Isobel, Luleå lifts the SDHL’s Cup, Knight gets the nod from the NHLPA, and Maschmeyer makes history as an MVP finalist.

Russian playoff preview: Can anyone take down Agidel?

With a recently-dynastic Tornado out of the picture, the road to the title goes through Bashkortostan

Behind the Glass: it’s Cup season

It’s playoff time and Hilary Knight and Eveliina Suonpää are on a mission

Behind the Glass: Here come the playoffs

Poulin wins the CWHL scoring race and other news, notes, numbers, and trends from the last week of pro women’s hockey