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Kovalchuk scores twice, Russians outclass US 4-0 at Olympics

Ilya Kovalchuk scored two backbreaking goals as the Russians outplayed, outhit and outclassed the United States in a convincing 4-0 shutout Saturday night as each team wrapped up pool play at the Olympics        

Ilya Kovalchuk still has 'gas in (his) tank,' and the Russians are Olympic hockey favorites

4 weeks agoSports / Hockey : USAToday: NHL

For the first time since 1992, the Russians really could win the gold.        

Winter Olympics hockey: Ilya Kovalchuk, OAR dominate Team USA in 4-0 rout

The Russians take the top spot in Group B and steal a first-round bye from the Americans

Report: New Jersey Devils didn't get a single trade offer for Ilya Kovalchuk

It turns out the complications of a potential Kovalchuk comeback may have prevented serious talks

Ilya Kovalchuk won't return to NHL in 2017-18

8 months agoSports / Hockey : USAToday: NHL

Kovalchuk’s U.S.-based agent confirmed on Tuesday that the 34-year-old has opted to remain in the KHL for one more year.        

Jagr, Kovalchuk among questions left in busy NHL free agency

8 months agoNews : USAToday: News

A busy start to NHL free agency leaves unanswered questions like the destinations for Jaromir Jagr and Ilya Kovalchuk and the potential for more trades        

With NHL free agency set to open, all eyes on Ilya, too

9 months agoSports / Hockey : USAToday: NHL

Though not a free agent, Ilya Kovalchuk has taken one step closer to returning to the NHL after spending the previous four years playing in his native Russia.        

Ilya Kovalchuk reportedly still seeks return to NHL, and here are three likeliest suitors

The Blues, Sharks and Blue Jackets need offensive help and have been linked to the Russian winger

Devils contact Kovalchuk to discuss pending return to NHL

10 months agoSports / Hockey : USAToday: NHL

New Jersey Devils general manager Ray Shero has had preliminary talks with Ilya Kovalchuk's agent regarding the former No. 1 draft pick's pending return to the NHL        

Ilya Kovalchuk: Latest Rumors, Speculation on Star's Potential NHL Return

There's strong belief within NHL circles that three-time All-Star Ilya Kovalchuk could make a return to North America. Continue for updates. Hurdles in the Way of Kovalchuk's Potential Return Saturday, Feb. 27 Complicated rules lie in...Show More Summary

Cold Hard Fact for Friday, February 12, 2016

Fact: Edmonton Oilers rookie Connor McDavid became the third-youngest player (Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, Ilya Kovalchuk) in the last 30 years to register a five-point game. Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interestingShow More Summary

Ranking the Best Hockey Players Not Currently in the NHL

The NHL remains the world's best league by a large margin, but the emergence of the KHL as a rival for superstars like Ilya Kovalchuk has had an impact on the overall quality of the league. It's impossible to say at this time that all...Show More Summary

Watch Ilya Kovalchuk score a goal without even looking

Standing up on ice skates is really hard. Skating on ice skates is really hard. Skating and scoring a goal on ice skates is really hard. Skating and scoring a goal without looking at the goal is just ridiculous. (via @HockeyWebCast)

Kovalchuk to Captain Russian Hockey Team at World Championship 2015

SKA St. Petersburg's forward Ilya Kovalchuk will be the captain of the Russian hockey team at the World Championships 2015.

Ilya Kovalchuk Mulling Possible NHL Return in 2016

Well, this is interesting. According to Justin Cuthbert over at The Score, reports have surfaced out of Finland that former Devil and Atlanta Thrasher Ilya Kovalchuk may want to return to the National Hockey League. Rather, it may be more like crawling back after he unceremoniously jumped ship for the KHL following the 2013 lockout […]

The Six Best Fits for Ilya Kovalchuk If He Returns to the NHL

Could Ilya Kovalchuk be back for the 2016-17 NHL season? Maybe. Life is an infinite series of possibilities. But Finnish publication Iltalehti (via Yahoo) says Kovalchuk could be looking to get out of the final year of his KHL contract with SKA Saint Petersburg and return to the league from which he "retired" two years ago. Show More Summary

Breaking Down Experts' Picks for Los Angeles Kings' 2014 Draft

The 2013-14 Stanley Cup champion Los Angeles Kings have very few player needs to address heading into the 2014 NHL draft. The Kings will pick 29th overall — the New Jersey Devils select 30th because of a penalty from Ilya Kovalchuk's contract. Show More Summary

No, Ilya Kovalchuk is not coming back to the NHL in 2014

Let's debunk an Ilya Kovalchuk rumor. Ilya Kovalchuk is not returning to the NHL. Okay, we can't actually say that with 100 percent certainty because it is actually possible for him to come back. And you never know, maybe he'll haveShow More Summary

New Jersey Devils Are Still Hurting from the Ilya Kovalchuk Contract Debacle

Largely lost in the kerfuffle surrounding the NHL trade deadline was a league announcement representing the final resolution of the Ilya Kovalchuk/salary cap circumvention mess. Essentially, the NHL announced that it was altering the...Show More Summary

The NHL's Horseshit Deal With The Devils

4 years agoSports : Deadspin

Back in 2010, the Devils signed Ilya Kovalchuk to a frontloaded 17-year contract. It was an obvious attempt to clear cap space by sticking cheap, never-intended-to-be-honored seasons on the back end, and the NHL responded swiftly, voiding the deal and fining the Devils $3 million and first- and third-round picks. Show More Summary

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