Six ratify NHL transfer agreement, but Russia refuses
ZURICH, Switzerland -- The Czech Republic, Sweden, Finland, Germany, Slovakia, and Switzerland ratified a four-year transfer agreement between the International Ice Hockey Federation member associations and the NHL on Thursday.
As with the last four-year agreement, Russia refused to sign.
The agreement regulates transfers to the NHL from all non-North
American IIHF-affiliated associations and leagues, except Russia.
It stipulates financial compensation, a limit on ...
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