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Buffalo Sabres defenceman Nikita Zadorov, 19, would apparently rather play in his native Russia's KHL rather than return to the 7-6-0-0 London Knights. This of course raises questions about the CHL-NHL agreement, though earlier this season the San Jose Sharks were able to assign Sarnia's Nikolay Goldobin, also 19, to HIFK in Finland. (TheScore)
Bruce Heidman with a really good look at the total traveshamockery that has become the Sudbury Wolves. (Sudbury Star)
Terrible news about IceDogs captain Luke Mercer who could be dealing with a career-ending knee injury. "When it happened I knew right away that it was pretty bad,” he said. “I was getting pretty emotional on the ice and afterward I was crying because I knew it was going to be pretty bad." (St. Catharines Standard)Read More »from The coast-to-coast: Zadorov balks at return to OHL's Knights