looks like Geoff Platt's mum commented on the article
She said that the team way out east is called Cupid or Amur. Amur is the name of the river where Khabarovsk was founded at. Also that's actually crazy. 2 days ago Amur played in Prague.
The flight distance between Prague and Khabarovsk is 5446 miles.
The flight distance between Prague and New York is 4088 miles.
That's the world record for the distance between 2 teams playing in the same league.