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Sportsnet.ca Dec 29, 2018
Malcolm Subban comes up big with a sprawling save

Malcolm Subban comes up big with a sprawling save

Malcolm Subban robs Ilya Kovalchuk on the doorstep with a timely sprawling save. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Fear The Fin Dec 23, 2018
Winning Play: Kovalchuk & the case of the missing one-timer

Winning Play: Kovalchuk & the case of the missing one-timer

This is what the San Jose Sharks envisioned when they acquired Erik Karlsson: Karlsson (65) to Brent Burns (88) for the one-timer from the left dot — of course, Joe Pavelski (8) made an all-important cameo here, too. In much the same way, this is what the Los Angeles Kings envisioned when they acquired Ilya Kovalchuk: This one-timer on the power play opened scoring. But while Karlsson and the Sharks are swimming up the standings, yesterday afternoon’s 3-2 overtime loss to Los Angeles withstanding, Kovalchuk and the Kings are struggling with their move out...
The Hockey Writers Dec 22, 2018
Kings Beat Sharks – Kovalchuk Returns With OT Winner

Kings Beat Sharks – Kovalchuk Returns With OT Winner

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Ilya Kovalchuk scored in overtime in his return from an ankle injury to lift the Los Angeles Kings over the San Jose Sharks 3-2 on Saturday. Kovalchuk also scored in the first period, and Alex Iafallo had a goal and an assist. Kovalc... The post Kings Beat Sharks – Kovalchuk Returns With OT Winner appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
Los Angeles Times Dec 22, 2018

Ilya Kovalchuk, Kings find the formula for success, beat Sharks in overtime

Ilya Kovalchuk, playing his first game since an infected ankle forced him out of the Kings' lineup in late November, was nearing the end of a long shift during overtime. But when San Jose forward Evander Kane took a shot that caromed over the net and Kovalchuk suddenly had a breakaway, heading...
OC Register Dec 22, 2018
Kings beat Sharks on Ilya Kovalchuk goal in overtime

Kings beat Sharks on Ilya Kovalchuk goal in overtime

Kovalchuk, who had missed 10 games after having an ankle bursectomy, scores twice as Kings snap a six-game road losing streak.
SFGate Dec 22, 2018

Kings top Sharks in overtime

Ilya Kovalchuk scored his second goal of the game 2:29 into overtime to enable the lowly Los Angeles Kings to beat the Sharks 3-2 on Saturday at SAP Center. Sharks captain Joe Pavelski tied the game with his 23rd goal of the season with just 30 seconds remaining in regulation and with an extra attacker on the ice. Pavelski tipped a drive by defenseman Brent Burns past Kings goalie Jonathan Quick. Sharks defenseman Erik Karlsson added the second assist. He has 10 assists during a season-high eight-game scoring streak. The Sharks finally broke through on Quick when Radim Simek flew through the...

Kovalchuk returns with OT goal, Kings beat Sharks 3-2

Ilya Kovalchuk scored in overtime in his return from an ankle injury to lift the Los Angeles Kings over the San Jose Sharks 3-2 on Saturday.
Sportsnet.ca Dec 22, 2018
Kings’ Kovalchuk scores in first game back from injury

Kings’ Kovalchuk scores in first game back from injury

Ilya Kovalchuk ripped a one-timer past Martin Jones for a goal in his first game back from an ankle injury. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Last Word on Hockey Dec 22, 2018
Los Angeles Kings Place Dion Phaneuf on IR; Activate Ilya Kovalchuk

Los Angeles Kings Place Dion Phaneuf on IR; Activate Ilya Kovalchuk

The Los Angeles Kings have announced that defenceman Dion Phaneuf is sidelined for a week-to-week basis with an upper-body injury. Los Angeles activated Ilya Kovalchuk for the IR in a corresponding roster move. https://twitter.com/LAKings/status/1076578058054832128 Dion Phaneuf Injured Phaneuf left during a Dec. 11 game against the Buffalo Sabres. The Edmonton native's move to the injured reserve is retroactive to that date. There's hope he can return by the start of the new year. The 33-year-old has handed out an assist for one point in 32 games so far this season. Phaneuf has also logged 23...
Sportsnet.ca Dec 22, 2018
Kings activate Kovalchuk, place Phaneuf on injured reserve

Kings activate Kovalchuk, place Phaneuf on injured reserve

The Los Angeles Kings have activated forward Ilya Kovalchuk from the injured reserve, the team announced on Saturday. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Fear The Fin Dec 22, 2018
Sharks 2, Kings 3: OT doesn’t go the Sharks way

Sharks 2, Kings 3: OT doesn’t go the Sharks way

Adding another chapter to the rivalry. After falling behind 2-0 to the Los Angeles Kings, the San Jose Sharks climbed out of the two-goal deficit, but it was the Kings who came away with a 3-2 win in overtime. Don’t let the record fool you; the Kings came onto the ice ready to play as they generated 15 shots in all situations during the opening period. One of these shots would beat Martin Jones as Ilya Kovalchuk scored on a one-timer in his return from injury. Nonetheless, despite being out shot 15 to 8 by the Kings, the Sharks were able to generate 12 scoring chances, but Jonathan Quick...
Fear The Fin Dec 22, 2018
Sharks 2, Kings 3 (OT): Overtime doesn’t go the Sharks way

Sharks 2, Kings 3 (OT): Overtime doesn’t go the Sharks way

Added another chapter to the rivalry. After falling behind 2-0 to the Los Angeles Kings, the San Jose Sharks climbed out of the two-goal deficit, but it was the Kings who came away with a 3-2 win in overtime. Don’t let the record fool you; the Kings came onto the ice ready to play as they generated 15 shots in all situations during the opening period. One of these shots would beat Martin Jones as Ilya Kovalchuk scored on a one-timer in his return from injury. Nonetheless, despite being out shot 15 to 8 by the Kings, the Sharks were able to generate 12 scoring chances, but Jonathan Quick...
Los Angeles Times Dec 21, 2018

Kings' Ilya Kovalchuk expected to return Saturday against Sharks

The only Kovalchuk to have appeared at a Kings game in the last few weeks was 8 years old. Artem Kovalchuk, the youngest son of L.A. winger Ilya Kovalchuk, recently took part in an intermission youth hockey scrimmage at Staples Center, and his name was mentioned over the public address system. ...

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