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Ilya Kovalchuk retires from NHL

Ilya Kovalchuk has stunned the North American hockey world by retiring from the NHL to return to Russia.

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Kovalchuk signs with KHL; plans NHL return?

Ilya Kovalchuk has officially signed a four-year deal with SKA St. Petersburg. However, the groundwork is already laid for a potential NHL return.

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How damned are the Devils?

As Ilya Kovalchuk runs off to the Russia , he leaves the 2013-14 New Jersey Devils in quite a tough spot.

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For Kovy, KHL will pay better than Devils

Despite walking away from $77 million in owed salary, Ilya Kovalchuk is expected to be paid a substantial sum of money by signing with SKA St. Petersburg of the Kontinental Hockey League.

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JR goes off on Kovalchuk

Jeremy Roenick has facts *and* opinions to share about Thursday's big NHL news.

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The fallout from Kovy's retirement

Ilya Kovalchuk is no longer an NHL player. He's heading back to Russia after a shocking retirement decision that'll make waves on both sides of the Atlantic.

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Kovalchuk retires from NHL

Ilya Kovalchuk has stunned the North American hockey world by retiring from the NHL to return to Russia.

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KHL president will attempt to buyout Kovalchuk

The KHL's president will be traveling to North America in February to discuss buying out the contract of New Jersey Devils star Ilya Kovalchuk.

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Kovalchuk likely to return to Devils

The Ilya Kovalchuk saga appears to be coming to a close.

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Ilya Kovalchuk wants to stay in KHL for 2013

New Jersey Devils star Ilya Kovalchuk wants to remain in Russia for the duration of the 2012-13 season.

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