HC Lev to join KHL
The Kontinental Hockey League has announced its decision to include HC Lev, of Poprad, Slovakia, as a participant in the KHL Championship 2010/2011 season. After a commission from KHL spent the 14th and 15th of July in Podrad examining the club’s infrastructure, the League decided to accept HC Lev into the KHL Championship. During the examination of the club the commission uncovered several shortcomings which must be eliminated in time for the start of the 2010/2011 season. The decision is subject to approval by the KHL board of directors.