View Full Version : Kovalchuk going to SKA St. Petersburg

Coach Selly
09-18-2012, 07:10
On the heels of the league-imposed lockout that began Sunday, star sniper Ilya Kovalchuk is headed home to his native Russia to play hockey during the work stoppage.

The 29-year-old Devils winger will join SKA St. Petersburg, of Russia's Kontinental Hockey League, his agent confirmed to ESPNewYork.com. He is not expected to begin playing until Sept. 23.

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