Kovalev, 39, Lands Tryout with Panthers

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Kovalev, 39, Lands Tryout with Panthers
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How old is too old to try out for the National Hockey League? Not 39, if you’re already a member of the league’s 400-goal club. Forward Alexei Kovalev, who will celebrate his 40th birthday on Feb. 24, has been invited to the Florida Panthers’ shortened training camp, Nick Kypreos reported Tuesday.

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