NHL News: New Jersey Devils Close To Signing Ilya Kovalchuk, Again

The Devils have reportedly submitted a second deal to the league for approval.

The Devils and Kovalchuck agreed to a 17-year deal earlier in the offseason that was rejected by the league, the latest contract is reportedly a 15-year $100 million contract that the league is expected to ok.

Kovalchuk, with 338 goals and 304 assists in 642 career games, was one of the summer’s top prizes.

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