Now that the Islanders have dropped out of the Kovalchuk sweepstakes, you have to wonder who is in it besides the Devils. Perhaps the LA Kings are still involved, and were just posturing when they said they were out.
Could it be that the Rangers make a late push?
I doubt it.
I think this was posted on an earlier thread … but here’s the best story about Bob Probert, who died suddenly yesterday. It’s written by Joe Lapointe, the former hockey beat writer from the Times, now at AOL Fanhouse. Joe knew him pretty well.