Bruins miss out again
Kovalchuk-type sniper just what stagnant offense needs
BOSTON -- The Ilya Kovalchuk Express finally escaped the doldrums of always-empty Phillips Arena in Atlanta on Thursday night.
Unfortunately for the Russian superstar, after all the rumors turned to an actual official trade, his next destination is another city -- Newark, N.J. -- where he'll skate in front of mostly empty seats. So much for the rumor that he only wanted to go to a warm-weather city.
The deal was unfortunate for the Boston Bruins too, because at the same time that ...
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