KHL standings 2012: Dynamo Moscow, Traktor Chelyabinsk pace the league

Geoff Burke-US PRESSWIRE - Presswire

Alex Ovechkin's Dynamo Moscow team is one of the top clubs in the KHL.

Dynamo Moscow, which features Washington Capitals star Alex Ovechkin, is currently in first place in the KHL's West Division with 26 points, and Traktor Chelyabinsk leads the East.

While the NHL remains locked out, many NHL players have decided to head overseas and keep themselves sharp by joining a KHL team. Ovechkin, Ilya Kovalchuk, Pavel Datsyuk, Ilya Bryzgalov, Zdeno Chara and Evgeni Malkin are some of the prominent players on KHL teams

Here's a look at the current KHL standings:

The West:

1 Dynamo Msk 26 pts
2 Lokomotiv 25
3 Lev 23
4 CSKA 23
5 SKA 22
6 Severstal 22
7 Slovan 20
8 Atlant 20
9 Spartak 18
10 Vityaz 17
11 Torpedo 16
12 Dinamo R 15
13 Dinamo Mn 14
14 Donbass 13

The East:

1 Traktor 27 pts
2 Sibir 26
3 Metallurg Mg 24
4 Ak Bars 23
5 Neftekhimik 21
6 Salavat Yulaev 21
7 Barys 20
8 Metallurg Nk 19
9 Avangard 18
10 Amur 16
11 Yugra 11
12 Avtomobilist 7

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