Don't Despair, NHL Fans: You Can Watch Imitation Pro Hockey On ESPN! Here's How.Jack Dickey10/09/12 1:05pmFiled to: Lockout with your cock outNhlNhl lockoutHockeyKHLWatch khl games onlineGettypic8EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalinkThere's still no NHL hockey. It won't be coming back for a while. (But you knew that already.) So what is a despairing puckhead to do? You could always watch college hockey, which starts its national TV schedule this weekend. But you're probably not going to find the skill you're looking for there. This is where eastern Europe's KHL—Kontinental Hockey League—comes in. And ESPN comes in here too, because, for the first time in a decade, the network is actually facilitating fan access to hockey.