Thread: Rumor: Sergei Kostitsyn to KHL
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06-20-2013, 07:03 PM
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Originally Posted by burgess1978 View Post
Not sure they would need to terminate his contract. If SK wants to play a season in the KHL I would assume that the Preds could reach an agreement to "suspend" him, thus maintaining his NHL rights if he chooses to return
The KHL and NHL are supposed to honor the contracts of one another now. I assume it would be frowned upon to sign a player under contract, even with the permission of the team's GM. I'm sure there is an agreement to terminate SK's contract if he reaches a KHL agreement.

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