Originally Posted by ryan The GM of CSKA (Sergei Fedorov) is saying so far that they have no plans of letting Nikolai Prokhorkin leave Russia for the U.S. until his contract with the KHL expires on April 30, 2015.
Could be posturing for additional compensation, or it could be final declaration on the matter. You can never really tell with the KHL. Link For a guy that paid out his contract and seemed ready and able to make the jump, i'd imagine this will leave a pretty bitter taste in his mouth. What a bummer.