Tuesday, July 20, 2010
NHL Rejects Kovalchuk 17-year contract with Devils
As if the Kovalchuk saga can't get anymore bizarre, the NHL rejected his most recent contract with the New Jersey Devils. At first glance a 17-year deal seemed ludicrous, especially in the cap era of the NHL. All indications are is that the NHLPA will file a grievance which may take five days. Expecting more details in the morning. Stay tuned!