For the entire decision, click here: Richard Bloch’s arbitration ruling on the Ilya Kovalchuk matter. Enjoy. More analysis to follow. Expect a stirring and heated prose from our guest writer Howard Roark this week.
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Arbitrator Bloch said of the Kovalchuk contract today, ” this is a retirement contract, well beyond the typical retirement age for NHL players”. We will post the details of his report as soon as it is available.
In breaking news, we have just learned that the Ilya Kovalchuk arbitration decision has been handed down and the NHL has prevailed. Initial reports indicate that the Kovalchuk contract has been deemed a circumvention and, in short, the NHLPA’s grievance… Read More ›
Something has been eating at me ever since the NHL rejected the Kovalchuk contract. There is little to no information being released by the league about the procedure. This bothers me because organizations that rely on favorable tax treatment, fan… Read More ›
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Hope you enjoy this interview. It’s Campbell talking with our own Wayne Simmonds and friend, Chris Stewart. Link is here.
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First their hair, then a finger or two, a couple of toes, now their glove and stick? The Blackhawks are the walking wounded and they may be falling apart faster than a leper on a hot day. Someone hand Bowman… Read More ›