Winnipeg Jets goalie Ondrej Pavelec wonít be returning to the Czech League when play resumes this week.

The website has reported that Pavelecís contract with the Liberec Tigers has expired and wasnít going to be renewed after the current international hockey break in Europe.

The goalie was quoted as saying, "I had a contract to Nov. 4, and now that I saw that the NHL season could be saved, I think Iíll probably go back to Canada," in a translation.