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  1. Best teenaged NHL scorers since 1986-87 1 hour ago | Rory BoylenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | Sportsnet.ca

    ... full seasons before he turned 20, but didn't do as well as a sophomore, scoring 21 goals and 51 points. 4. Ilya Kovalchuk: 118 points We really do forget how terrific an NHLer Kovalchuk was, possibly because he spent his best years with very poor ...

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  2. Devils notes: Why no Ilya Kovalchuk in shootout?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | The Item

    Ilya Kovalchuk scored the Devils' first goal Thursday, but head coach Jacques Lemaire opted not to use the two-time 50-goal scorer in the shootout. Why? "Kovie is 2-for-7 [on the shootout this season]," Lemaire said.

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  3. Kovalchuk isn't ruling out a return to the NHLRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2016 | MSNBC

    Former Atlanta Thrasher and New Jersey Devil Ilya Kovalchuk hasn't played in the NHL since the 2012-13 season, but could he be open to a comeback? The 33-year-old forward's KHL contract is coming to an end this spring and when he was asked about a potential return to the NHL, Kovalchuk said: "Why not?" The odds of him returning to the NHL seemed to climb a little bit last season, as he was made a healthy scratch by Saint Petersburg during the playoffs. Instead of parting ways, Kovalchuk and his team appeared to work things out and he's now having a great year in the KHL.

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  4. Taylor Hall has been exactly what the Devils neededRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | MSNBC

    ... the Devils. Since reaching the Stanley Cup Final in 2012, with a roster that was built around Zach Parise and Ilya Kovalchuk, the Devils have been unable to make a return to trip to the postseason due in large part to an offense that was gutted ...

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  5. Devils' Travis Zajac plays major role in teammates' successRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | The Item

    ... Devils coach to pair Zajac with an elite wing. Past linemates include Jamie Langenbrunner, Zach Parise and Ilya Kovalchuk. And last season, when right wing Kyle Palmieri set a career high with 30 goals in his first season with the Devils, Zajac was ...

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  6. The New Jersey Devils at a glanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2016 | USA Today

    ... Devils their first true goal scorer since losing Zach Parisi to free agency after the 2011 season and having Ilya Kovalchuk retire and return the Russia after the following season. The 24-year-old has a chip on his shoulder after being traded by ...

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  7. New Jersey Devils: We're Pleased To Meet You, Mr. Taylor HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2016 | Pucks And Pitchforks

    ... are invited to the Rock to witness the formal unveiling of the most dynamic forward to join the club since Ilya Kovalchuk, one Mr. Taylor Hall . Whether you like Hall more for his superior speed, his uncanny shooting accuracy or his underrated ...

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  8. Son of legendary goaltender participating in Leafs development campRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2016 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... Cup final when he was a teenager. Besides his dad, the younger Brodeur idolized former Devils sharpshooter Ilya Kovalchuk and former captain Zach Parise. A year after the Devils were defeated in the Cup final by Los Angeles, Lamoriello gave the ...

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  9. Taylor Hall is your newest member of the New Jersey DevilsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2016 | Pucks And Pitchforks

    Since the departure of Ilya Kovalchuk, the New Jersey Devils have been searching for a pure goal scorer. Yesterday, they finally landed one in a trade that saw Adam Larsson go to Edmonton.

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  10. Two trades create shock wavesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... price. The Devils, who have missed the playoffs the past four seasons, have not had a top-notch scorer since Ilya Kovalchuk returned to Russia in 2013. Hall had 132 goals and 196 assists in 381 games for Edmonton. "He really changes the dynamic of ...

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  11. Devils acquire former No. 1 pick Taylor Hall from OilersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | Erie Times News

    ... the past four seasons, have not had a top-notch goal scorer Zach Parise was lost to free agency in 2012 and Ilya Kovalchuk retired and returned to Russia the following season. He has led Edmonton in scoring for three of the past four seasons, and ...

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  12. How Cap Recapture could wreak havoc on PK Subban for Shea Weber dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | Stanley Cup of Chowder

    ... the player would retire with a few years left on the deal, with the player gaining more money than the AAV. Ilya Kovalchuk , Marc Savard , Chris Pronger , Marian Hossa , Henrik Zetterberg , Mike Richards , and Roberto Luongo are among the number of ...

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  13. Russian forward Pavel Buchnevich looking to make RangersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | MSNBC

    ... to make decisions, less space and less time to make plays," said Buchnevich, who played for former Devils Ilya Kovalchuk in SKA St. Petersburg. The two exchanged text messages after he signed with the Rangers. "I think I am not quite a goal scorer," ...

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  14. Devils pull off NHL trade robbery in getting Taylor HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | New York Post

    ... the widespread interest in him around the league. Fact is, New Jersey has its most formidable winger since Ilya Kovalchuk fled to Russia following 2012-13. And the Devils, who hung in the playoff race into March despite their offensive woes, are a ...

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  15. Oilers send Taylor Hall to Devils in stunning tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | CBS Sports

    ... their peak in the NHL) and he gives the team something it has desperately lacked since losing Zach Parise and Ilya Kovalchuk a few years ago -- a legitimate top-line forward. Hall is also still under contract for another four years at a very ...

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  16. Pavel Buchnevich confident about making transition to NHLRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2016 | Newsday

    ... and coaches] are being very helpful, they either show by hands or help with words," he said. Former Devil Ilya Kovalchuk, who played with SKA, also has been encouraging. "He was a resource," Buchnevich said. "He sent me three or four [texts] ...

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  17. Chinese team confirmed in Kontinental Hockey LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2016 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... the roster and plans for pre-season training," the league said in a statement. Former New Jersey Devils wing Ilya Kovalchuk is among several Russian stars named in local media as possible signings for Kunlun. After the KHL started play in 2008, it ...

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  18. For Pete DeBoer, San Jose was the perfect landing spotRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | MSNBC

    In Pete DeBoer's first season as head coach of the New Jersey Devils, he went to the Stanley Cup Final with a roster that was headlined by two pretty talented players in Ilya Kovalchuk and Zach Parise . For DeBoer and the Devils, it never got better than that.

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