Kovy fallout, Wings' cap issues, Pens-Caps II
Before all was said and done Thursday, there were two other teams in the running with New Jersey for Ilya Kovalchuk: the St. Louis Blues and the Philadelphia Flyers. Is it just me, or isn't it surprising the Blues were in it? Jeremy Rutherford had the details in Friday's St. Louis Post-Dispatch.
"We were in on it, but they were asking too much," Blues president John Davidson told ESPN.com on Saturday. "[Thrashers GM] Donnie [Waddell] was driving a real tough bargain."
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