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Devils Believe llya Kovalchuk Will Return To Team Once Lockout Is Officially Lifted

Kovalchuk, who signed a 15-year, $100 million contract with New Jersey in 2010, played in a KHL game Tuesday. He told Russian media he was playing to stay in shape pending the end of the lockout.


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Devils Working On Deal To Sign Kovalchuk

Devils team president and general manager Lou Lamoriello said the Devils will continue working to re-sign the high scoring Russian.