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Under Pressure: Ilya Kovalchuk

<i>Each day in the month of August we’ll be examining a different NHL team — from looking back at last season to discussing a player under pressure to</i> …

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Kings are counting on Ilya Kovalchuk to rekindle youth to help with championship run

In the five years since Ilya Kovalchuk abandoned his contract with the New Jersey Devils to play for SKA St. Petersburg in his native Russia, the NHL has trended toward a style driven by youth and speed. Kovalchuk, 35, will not bring youth or speed to the Kings, who signed him to a three-year, …

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Kovalchuk signed with Kings to have good chance at Stanley Cup

<b>LOS ANGELES --</b> Ilya Kovalchuk said the opportunity to compete for the Stanley Cup is the main reason he signed with the Los Angeles Kings after …

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Ilya Kovalchuk Signs 3-Year, $18.75 Million Contract with LA Kings

The LA Kings signed forward Ilya Kovalchuk to a three-year contract, Kings Vice President and General Manager Rob Blake announced today. Kovalchuk's …

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Kings make Doughty, Kovalchuk signings official

The Los Angeles Kings made the contracts of defenseman Drew Doughty and Ilya Kovalchuk official on Sunday.<p>Doughty will make $88 million on an …

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PODCAST: The Athletic's Josh Cooper on Ilya Kovalchuk's Potential Impact

The Athletic Los Angeles writer Josh Cooper joins host Jesse Cohen to discuss his new role covering hockey in Southern California, Ilya Kovalchuk's …

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PHT Morning Skate: Ilya Kovalchuk’s expectations; bagels for John Tavares?

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PODCAST: What Does the Addition of Ilya Kovalchuk Mean to the LA Kings?

The LA Kings made a splash on the second day of the NHL Draft when they agreed to a three-year contract with Ilya Kovalchuk.<p>In this episode, host …

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Ilya Kovalchuk, LA Kings agree to three-year deal

DALLAS — The Ilya Kovalchuk sweepstakes has come to an end and the Los Angeles Kings are the big winners.<p>As the second day of the 2018 NHL Draft got …

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NHL Draft 2018 winners and losers | Capitals' John Carlson, Red Wings' Filip Zadina, Kings' Ilya Kovalchuk

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Ilya Kovalchuk is returning to NHL after five-year absence

Russian forward Ilya Kovalchuk has agreed to a three-year, $18.75 million deal to return to the NHL with the Los Angeles Kings.<p>The club announced the …

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Ilya Kovalchuk picks the Kings: Now what?

DALLAS -- Ilya Kovalchuk has made his decision. The 35-year-old signed a three-year deal with the Los Angeles Kings, with a cap hit of $6.25 million …

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Max Pacioretty Traded To San Jose Sharks

The San Jose Sharks may have missed out on <b>Ilya Kovalchuk</b>, but they’ve added some goal scoring nonetheless. The Montreal Canadiens have traded captain</b> …

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LA Kings Agree to Terms with Ilya Kovalchuk on 3-Year Contract

The LA Kings and forward Ilya Kovalchuk have agreed to terms on a three-year contract, Kings Vice President and General Manager Rob Blake announced …

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Ilya Kovalchuk agrees to 3-year deal with LA Kings

Ilya Kovalchuk has agreed to a three-year deal with the Los Angeles Kings, the team announced Saturday.<p>The average annual value of the contract is …

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Ilya Kovalchuk Agrees To Terms With Los Angeles Kings

The <b>Ilya Kovalchuk</b> saga is finally over, and the Russian sniper has decided to move to Los Angeles. The Los Angeles Kings have agreed to terms with …

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Bruins Miss Out On Ilya Kovalchuk As Free Agent Chooses Los Angeles Kings

BOSTON (CBS) – The Bruins won’t be adding the services of free agent Ilya Kovalchuk.Boston was reportedly one of the finalists for Kovalchuk. But the …

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Ilya Kovalchuk returns to NHL on 3-year deal with Kings

​Russian forward Ilya Kovalchuk has agreed to a three-year, $18.75 million US deal to return to the NHL with the Los Angeles Kings.<p>The club announced …

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Ilya Kovalchuk picks Kings over Bruins, others

Ilya Kovalchuk will not be coming to Boston. The Russian winger agreed to a three-year deal with the Los Angeles Kings, the team announced Saturday …

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Ilya Kovalchuk agrees to sign with Kings in return to NHL

Ilya Kovalchuk has chosen the West Coast for his return to the NHL and pursuit of a Stanley Cup.<p>The former Devils and Thrashers star has agreed to …

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Bruins lose out in Ilya Kovalchuk sweepstakes

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Russian forward Ilya Kovalchuk returns to NHL with Kings

Russian forward Ilya Kovalchuk has agreed to a three-year, $18.75 million deal to return to the NHL with the Los Angeles Kings.<p>The club announced the deal Saturday with Kovalchuk, who is back in North America after a five-year absence.<p>Kovalchuk was the No. 1 pick in the 2001 NHL draft by the …

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Kings, Kovalchuk agree to terms on 3-year deal worth reported $18.75M

The Los Angeles Kings have agreed to terms on a three-year deal with Ilya Kovalchuk, the team announced Saturday.<p>The deal reportedly comes with an …

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Ilya Kovalchuk signs with the LA Kings

The LA Kings have agreed to terms with Ilya Kovalchuk on a three-year deal worth $6.25 million per season.<p>Kovalchuk had long been connected to the …

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Are NHL GMs waiting for Kovalchuk, Tavares dominos to fall?

Ryan Rishaug, Darren Dreger, Pierre LeBrun, and Frank Seravalli break down all the happenings, and non happenings at the first round of the 2018 NHL …

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Don Sweeney Discusses What’s Next For Bruins After Ilya Kovalchuk Signs With Kings

Ilya Kovalchuk is headed back to the NHL.The 35-year-old Russian winger, who retired from the league after the 2012-13 season to play in the …

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Denied by Ilya Kovalchuk, will Bruins turn attention back to Rick Nash?

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Kings sign Ikya Kovalchuk as Russian returns to NHL

Russian forward Ilya Kovalchuk has agreed to a three-year, $18.75 million deal to return to the NHL with the Los Angeles Kings.<p>The club announced the …

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Fantasy projection for Kovalchuk with Kings in 2018-19

<i>NHL.com examines how forward Ilya Kovalchuk returning to the NHL and agreeing to terms on a three-year contract with the Los Angeles Kings impacts</i> …

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Kovalchuk agrees to terms with Kings

<b>DALLAS --</b> Ilya Kovalchuk agreed to terms on a three-year contract with the Los Angeles Kings on Saturday. The 35-year-old forward can sign a contract …

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