Today Russian news agency ITAR TASS reported that KHL Medvescak Zagreb will not be a part of the KHL next season, to which the club responds with this official statement:
KHL Medvescak Zagreb has secured its membership in the Kontinental Hockey League and performance in the KHL championship on the basis of established contracts with partners and sponsors until the end of the 2015-16 season. What we can confirm is that we in Medvescak work together with the league on a daily basis to maintain the quality management of our club and to prepare and realize plans and projects that include the completion of this season as well as our performance in the following KHL season. At this time, KHL Medvescak Zagreb has no intention of withdrawing from the KHL championship next season.
We cannot and do not wish to comment on the unfamiliar and unreliable sources of this information since they are not identified in the article and we are unaware of their intentions.
Ranko Vucinic, spokesman
KHL MEDVESCAK Zagreb