07.16.2010 / 12:00 p.m. ET
Pavol Demitra reportedly won't be back in the NHL this coming season, as sources say the veteran forward has signed a one-year deal with Yaroslavl of the Kontinental Hockey League.
Demitra was limited to just 28 regular-season games this past season for the Vancouver Canucks, registering 3 goals and 16 points. He did have a strong Olympic Games for Slovakia and added 2 goals and 6 points in 11 playoff games for the Canucks.
Demitra has career totals of 304 goals and 768 points in 847 NHL games with the Senators, Blues, Kings, Wild and Canucks.
-- Brian Hunter
One year deal to Commies.