Bad Break for Kovalchuk Owners

Updated: October 26, 2009 at 4:25 pm by Kevin Dupuis

KovalchukThrashers sniper Ilya Kovalchuk has suffered a broken bone in his right foot and is expected to be out of the lineup between two and four weeks.  Kovalchuk had been  on a tear scoring 9 goals in the first 8 games of the season. Rookie Evander Kane is expected fill Kovalchuks spot on the Thrashers top line and could make for a good replacement if you are a Kovalchuk owner, especially in a keeper league. You can check out the Thrashers Lineup.

Other ossible LW Replacements for your team: Dustin Penner, James Neal, Rene Bourque, Wojtek Wolski, Matt Moulson, Jamie Benn, Ryan Malone, Andrew Brunette

Atlanta Thrashers, Evander Kane, Ilya Kovalchuk