Hartnett: Kovalchuk Gives Devils And Fans The Horns Through Faux RetirementC'mon, Ilya. Everyone can see through your disingenuous words and actions. It wasn't difficult for you to leave New Jersey. You took the rubles and ran.
Hartnett: Devils' Kovalchuk Cutting KHL Stay Short; Damage Already Done Ilya Kovalchuk's desire to remain in the KHL must have burned Lou Lamoriello and the Devils up.
Report: Kovalchuk Going Kontinental?The NJ Devils could have some stiff competition for NHL star Ilya Kovalchuk. Yahoo! Sports is reporting that Kovalchuk's agent has reached out to the president of Russia's KHL.