Several bought-out players hit the market this June and became relative bargains for teams who missed out on big free-agent prizes. But will players such as Darcy Tucker, Andrew Raycroft and Marc Denis pay off over the long haul?
Nothing's been the same for Todd Bertuzzi since that night in 2004. So, how can we view his recent signing with Calgary as anything but hard to justify?
We suspect NHLers such as Todd Bertuzzi made bold resolutions for 2007. Terry Frei pretends he knows what they are.
Steve Moore and Todd Bertuzzi are still living with the ramifications of March 8, 2004. Terry Frei gives us his perspective as the second anniversary approaches.
Brad May's arrival in Colorado raised eyebrows. But his arrival raises a bigger question: Where does the Avs' loyalty lie?
Terry Frei doesn't have a problem with Bertuzzi's return. He only hopes the punishment deters similar thuggery.
Without a CBA – or for that matter, a season – in sight, Todd Bertuzzi's reinstatement hearing should be just that.
Now that Todd Bertuzzi has plead guilty, Steve Moore has a few choices to make. Unfortunately, none of them are easy.
If the league wants to police cases like Todd Bertuzzi's, it needs to prove it can.
Todd Bertuzzi's act of revenge on Steve Moore has no place in the game. Neither should Bertuzzi.