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Ilya Kovalchuk: Five Reasons the NHL Rejected the Deal With the Devils

Mark RitterSenior Writer IJuly 25, 2010

Ilya Kovalchuk: Five Reasons the NHL Rejected the Deal With the Devils

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The Obvious: The Deal Circumvents The CBA Agreement

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The Conspiracy Theory: The NHL Wants Kovalchuk In Los Angeles

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The Hard Reality: The Kovalchuk Deal Could Ruin Hockey.

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The Silly: Gary Bettman Is Just Trying To Get Under Lou Lamoriello’s Ski

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The Stupid: The NHL Is Working In Cahoots With The KHL

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