Kovalev to Montreal

Souces close to the Team990 have reported that the Montreal Canadiens will annouce within the hour that they have signed Alex Kovelev.

It has been Rumoured that Kovelev was going to return to Pittsbourgh, but now that they have added high priced defenseman Sergie Gonchar, perharps the Russian snipper is out of their price range.

The deal is reportedly for 4 years.