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An hour ago (Monday, 7pm EDT), the Associated Press filed a report in which Pat Brisson, one of Malkin’s agents, was quoted as saying “I can tell you I think he is safe, but I cannot comment on anything else,”. Ther report can be found on foxsports.com
Monday, August 14, 2006
By Robert Dvorchak, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Evgeni Malkin is in the process of obtaining a visa to travel to the United States and could be already in the country, according to a Russian journalist who once served as his translator. But whether Malkin plays for the Penguins this season apparently will come down to legalities and money.
According to Reuters, the Russian news agency Itar-Tass is reporting that Malkin has left his Russian club Metallurg Magnitogorsk during training camp in Finland.
Off for the weekend so putting this up a day early!
I am already starting to hear of some keeper leagues who are having their annual draft this month (although most are still held in September/October), and a lot of questions have been asked based on recent news in the hockey world regarding Evgeni Malkin.
TSN.ca is reporting that the Edmonton Oilers have signed forward, Petr Sykora, to a 1-year contract pending a physical!