Ilya Kovalchuk, who walked away from US$77 million Devils contract in the NHL, is now in the money at home with the KHL. Photo: AP Ilya Kovalchuk, who walked away from US$77 million Devils contract in the NHL, is now in the money at home with the KHL. Photo: AP
Ilya Kovalchuk, who walked away from US$77 million Devils contract in the NHL, is now in the money at home with the KHL. Photo: AP

Kovalchuk seals lucrative deal with SKA St Petersburg

Just days after walking away from huge contract in NHL, Russian picks up similar sum at home

Ilya Kovalchuk, who walked away from US$77 million Devils contract in the NHL, is now in the money at home with the KHL. Photo: AP Ilya Kovalchuk, who walked away from US$77 million Devils contract in the NHL, is now in the money at home with the KHL. Photo: AP
Ilya Kovalchuk, who walked away from US$77 million Devils contract in the NHL, is now in the money at home with the KHL. Photo: AP
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