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KHL Playoffs, Round 3: Early Impressions

Small sample size alert!  The KHL Conference Finals are each one game old at this point — have we learned anything of importance?  Perhaps, perhaps not, but only the next few days will tell us for sure.   839 more words


Moses, reportedly coveted by NHL clubs, leaves KHL team

Some big news out of the KHL — Steve Moses, who set a league record by scoring 36 goals this season, has left Finnish-based team Jokerit, the club announced on Wednesday. 141 more words

Reports are Ilya Kovalchuk wants back in the NHL

Ilya Kovalchuk is looking to return to the NHL.  Kovalchuk “retired” from the NHL’s New Jersey Devils in 2013.  Kovalchuk had parlayed some great years as an Atlanta Thrasher into a massive contract with the New Jersey Devils and when he “retired” from the NHL the Devils were rescued from a potential salary cap nightmare as Kovalchuk’s retirement voided the final 12 years and 77 million dollars of his contract. 234 more words


Report: Ex-Devils Star Ilya Kovalchuk Considering A Return To The NHL In 2016-17

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — He just can’t seem to make up his mind.

Ilya Kovalchuk, who once walked away from a massive, long-term contract so that he could go home to Russia, now apparently is considering a return to North America in 2016-17, according to a report in a Finnish newspaper. 341 more words


There's another 'Kovalchuk wants NHL return' story going around

Several outlets have picked up a report from Finnish newspaper Iltalehti, which claims that former New Jersey forward Ilya Kovalchuk — who abruptly retired from the NHL in 2013 — is eyeing a return to North America for the 2016-17 season. 278 more words

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Hunter & Leafs Ink Two Young Guns

By David Ceccanese

Toronto MapleLeafs Director of Player Personnel Mark Hunter has made a big impact in the last few days as we are told he was a key factor in tracking and signing Forward Nikita Soshnikov from the KHL and Center Casey Bailey out of the NCAA’s Penn State Hockey Program. 269 more words


Soshnikov on Leafs: ‘there's a good chance to make the roster’

The newest member of the Toronto Maple Leafs’ organization is confident he’ll have a shot at the big club next season.

The Leafs signed free agent Nikita Soshnikov to a three-year, entry-level… 106 more words

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