James Mirtle of who has alot of KHL scoop has confirmed what we reported 15 days ago that Petr Sykora’s former team Mettallurg Magnitogorsk has expressed interest in Sykora.
Sources told TIOPS two weeks ago that a three year offer is on the table
It is believed that Sykora wants to explore his options in the NHL first but he won’t receive that type of money in North America.
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*Penguins forward Miroslav Satan has received a two year offer from the KHL’s Bary’s Astana.
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It is no secret that the Chicago Blackhawks are looking to move Brian Campbell’s salary.
The draft brings out some wild rumors and there’s word that the Chicago Blackhawks have offered a package of Brian Campbell/draft pick/prospect Billy Sweatt for Senators winger Dany Heatley/roster player.
Reports indicate highly touted Swedish goaltender Jonas Gustavsson is down to four teams; Sharks, Leafs, Av’s and Stars.
* Nik Antropov has turned down a 3 year offer worth $9 million from the New York Rangers according to a league source. Antropov is seeking a longer term and a salary in the $3.3 – $3.5 million range.