MEMBER
  MEMBER
SEARCH
ADS

BREAKING: Ilya Kovalchuk Signs New Deal After Multi-Year Absence

Published November 29, 2023 at 6:13 PM
BY TYLER BALL
Today it was announced that Ilya Kovalchuk would return to hockey after a multiple-year absence from the sport.

Kovalchuk Makes Major Return And Signs A New Deal



A source has confirmed that Ilya Kovalchuk will return to the KHL at 40. He will sign a one-year deal with Spartak Moskva.

Following a 2-year absence from playing professional ice hockey, 🇷🇺Ilya Kovalchuk signs a 1-year contract with #Spartak Moskva in the #KHL!


Kovalchuk, 40, most recently played for #Avangard Omsk during the 2020-21 season and scored 17 (5+12) points in 16 #KHL games. He won a Gagarin Cup championship as well, scoring 9 (4+5) points in 24 playoff games.

The former first overall pick is a 2x World Champion, Olympic gold medalist (as MVP), U18 World Champion, 3x Gagarin Cup winner, and has 876 career #NHL points to his name.


Kovalchuk last played in 2020-21 with Avangard Omsk after his brief return to the NHL. While Kovalchuk is nowhere near his prime form it will be fun to see him back on the ice again.
ADS
RELATED ARTICLES
ADS
MARKERZONE.COM - COPYRIGHT @2024 - ALL RIGHT RESERVED.
TERMS      POLICIES