Yes, there is always a little tension on the drive train even with the clutch pulled in. Your drive splines are shot.....$10 worth of grease and 1/2 hr. would have kept that from happening. Sorry for the news.
"Show me a man who makes no mistakes, and I'll show you a man who doesn't do things." Theodore Roosevelt."
2007 Victory Kingpin
Current projects - 1986 VN750 & 1988 EL250