Rejected Ilya Kovalchuk Standard Player Contract
The NHLPA will have no further comment until this matter has been resolved by an Arbitrator.
REJECTED ILYA KOVALCHUK STANDARD PLAYER CONTRACT
The National Hockey League Players’ Association (NHLPA) released the following statement today:
“The NHLPA has filed a grievance disputing the NHL's rejection of the Standard Player Contract between the New Jersey Devils and Ilya Kovalchuk. Under the terms of the CBA, the NHLPA and Mr. Kovalchuk are entitled to an expedited resolution of this matter. The NHLPA will have no further comment until this matter has been resolved by an Arbitrator.”