The cap ceiling will be ₽900 million (around €11-13 million) plus bonuses, which are not included in the cap. In the 2019-20 season, clubs are operating under a ‘soft’ cap. But, once again, CSKA President Igor Esmatovich proposed to increase the ceiling to ₽1.3 billion (around €16-18 million) plus bonuses. Weird to think Steve Moses doesn’t rank in the Top 30. Add HockeyZonePlus to your mobile phone's home screen for easy and quick access to NHL/hockey salary info! While salaries in the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL) -- with teams in Russia, Belarus, China, Finland, Latvia, and Kazakhstan -- are not divulged publicly as they are in the NHL, HockeyZonePlus has gathered salary info for multiple players over the years, through multiple credible sources. The KHL (Kontinental Hockey League) is an international professional ice hockey league with clubs based in Belarus, China, Finland, Latvia, Kazakhstan, and Russia. Considering that in this offseason, some RFAs tried to use KHL as well as Western European teams as leverage, the list is of interest to many hockey fans. This season, teams in the KHL are using three different sizes of ice in their arenas. Here’s the top 20, according to the site. Almost half of the fans are 30-49 years old now, so relatively young. He’s always been a fan favourite and admired by his fellow teammates. Mozyakin gets first of the season, CSKA beats Minsk. Fans also benefit from the opportunity to access smart stats, generated in real time. The salaries of all players listed as part of the roster of the KHL team – including those sent to any farm club in the VHL – will be included in the cap calculations. So, we need to wait a few weeks to know if the league keeps playing these games in Europe next season. But the league expects some negative consequence of the coronavirus on the league’s revenues from a long-term perspective, but it remains to be seen how serious it will be. Cole Caufield and his teammates go for some roller hockey training, Habs prospect Mattias Norlinder almost score with the Michigan, A Zamboni caught on fire yesterday at Bill Gray's Iceplex Rochester, New York, Message from Gallagher after his signature, Bonjour from Tyler Toffoli to the Canadiens fans, Avs lock in Devon Toews with long-term deal, Islanders sign highly controversial forward to one-year extension, Coyotes President and CEO addresses Mitchell Miller situation in a statement, Canucks top prospect demoted from KHL team. Rubles, 4 – Vladimir Sobotka Vanguard 3,000,000 dollars / 180 million. 2. Rubles, 16 – Evgeny Dadonov SKA 1,400,000 dollars / 84 million. The league will adopt a ‘three strikes’ policy to deal with breaches of the rule: - First offense – a fine of 50% of the difference between the official ‘floor’ and the club’s actual expenditure; - Second offense – a fine equivalent to 100% of the difference between the official ‘floor’ and the club’s actual expenditure; - Third offense – expulsion of the club from the KHL. So, the cap mechanism is working since day one! Furthermore, it was a bit complicated to get the first-hand information about the KHL, the media did not cover the league as deeply as I would want. For the second year in a row, and the last Eric Lindros is the best-paid NHLer. After some painstaking research, Russia's Sport Express has published a list of the top salaries of the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL). Quoting from the Website and satellite projects of the official messages of the Kontinental Hockey League is allowed only with a direct link to the site www.khl.ru. KHL – 75,000 to 5million. Wayne Gretzky and Pavel Bure respectively lead the league with points and goals, and the Rangers win the Stanley Cup. The teams which clinched Round 2 of 2020 #GagarinCup Playoffs to be ranked at a single '1-8 place' (in alphabetical order). These characteristics make him a natural for this business. Rubles, 18 – Mikko Koskinen SKA 1,300,000 dollars / 78 million. The level will increase step-by-step until 2023-24, when it will be 55% of the cap (495 million rubles). Despite the coronavirus pandemic’s effect, the KHL plans to share around ₽453 million (around €6 million) with clubs for 2019-20, details to be announced in September. Rubles, 7 – Vadim Shipachev SKA 2,000,000 dollars / 120 million. So, the KHL Board of Directors will meet in late May or June to decide about the list of teams participating in the upcoming season. The placement and / or use of Trademarks and other intellectual property of CHL LLC without the direct consent of CHL LLC are considered and prosecuted as intellectual property rights violations of CHL LLC in accordance with the laws of the Russian Federation. SKA’s marketing is working at following the league’s recommendations for clubs, so increasing young spectators, especially kids & women at the games. 3. Kovalchuck’s salary was previously reported at $10.3 million. No amount is too small - Thank you! Dinamo Riga and Kunlun Red Star will follow suit before the start of the 2021-22 season. A pilot project is already underway, involving Ak Bars, Metallurg and Spartak, and has compiled more than 867,000 individual fan profiles based on over 4.5 million transactions. According to the league’s strategy, all clubs should earn at least 20-25% of their budgets from their business activity by 2023-24, excluding the sponsorship agreements which are not counting in this 20-25% quota. Rubles, 20 – Niklas Svedberg Salavat Yulaev 1,300,000 dollars / 78 million. 28-year-old D Alexei Marchenko (2nd among CSKA d-men with 6 G, 22 Pts, +33 in 64 GP) heads to Lokomotiv. 23 October 2020, Fri. Morozov – ‘This is a unique season’ 23 October 2020, Fri. Of course, the club sells its merchandise abroad as well. So, almost half of that sum is sourced from ticketing, so around ₽500 million. Financially strapped KHL cuts team, reveals 6-month salary ... Jokerit tops the ratings for KHL clubs in 2018/19 : News ... KHL contracts 2 clubs, lowers salary cap | Taiwan News. The Kontinental Hockey League has earned the reputation through the years as a place where players will get paid. 23 October 2020, Fri. Russia U20 to skate at Karjala Cup. Country League Salary; RUSSIA: KHL: 100,000 – 1,200,000 USD: RUSSIA: VHL: 30,000 – 75,000 USD: SWEDEN: SHL: 80,000 – 250,000 Euro Tax Free: SWEDEN: ALLSVENSKAN Again, please recall this list does not include bonus money. КХЛ 2008—2020 All rights reserved I just remind you that the league shared with teams ₽419 million (around €5 million) for 2018-19, so now it should be more money for clubs. Its motivation? As I discussed earlier, the KHL is moving to a strict salary cap mechanism in 2020-21. Gary Bettman Ranks #4 in NHL Fortunes Accumulated, Nearly 50% of Jacques Demers’ Hockey Fortune Earned with Guaranteed Contracts While Not Coaching, Fortune Accumulated by 2019 NHL All-Star Game Players = $1.45 billion, Henri Richard's Rookie Contract on Calendar Page. has published a list of what it claims are the KHL’s top salaries. But hey, it’s the KHL – solid info isn’t easy to come by. Rookie Eric Lindros is the best-paid NHLer while Teemu Selanne wins the Calder Trophy and breaks the rookie scoring record with 76 goals.For the first time, everybody in the Top 25 NHL salaries is making over $1M. This list is growing so come back often or follow-us on social media for announcements of additions. One of the league’s major aims is to decrease the share of the state funding in clubs budgets. Feature Image Credit: (Alexander Shcherbak\TASS via Getty Images). Sometimes that payment would be in oodles of “bonus money” to get around salary cap issues. Teams from 9 to 24 ranked according to usual ranking criteria. (Big thanks to Aivis Kalniņš for the pointer.). So, the league’s plan is not to completely get rid of state funding in clubs budgets, just to lower the share of state funding and replacing it by clubs business activity & revenues. After some painstaking research, Russia's Sport Express has published a list of the top salaries of the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL). Now, Esmatovich tried the same move, but the KHL Board refused to play his game. The Kontinental Hockey League (KHL) (Russian: Континентальная хоккейная лига (КХЛ), Kontinental'naya hokkeynaya liga) is an international professional ice hockey league founded in 2008. We will verify and include it in the database as appropriate. It is likely Mozyakin will sign a less expensive deal. After all, the league was financially prepared for such an extraordinary situation due to the league’s stabilization fund. I support European club hockey and I want European hockey to be as strong as possible. Of course, it is not just about CSKA. If you'd like to contribute KHL salary information about a player, please contact us with the information and references to verifiable sources (reporter, website, newspaper, magazine, book, etc.).