According to TMZ, which first broke the Sean Avery story, the Rangers’ winger has been cleared, and that no battery against a police officer actually occurred.
Here’s one story, from TSN, on the NHL’s research camp and the potential rules changes being eyeballed … though it’s possible none will actually find its way into the league rulebook this year, and possibly ever.
Also, as I suggested the other day in the wake of the Rick Rypien tragedy, the league is looking at its behavioral program.
There’s a silly new poll right over there ——>
There. Now we did some hockey talk. Back to the usual gibberish.