Chelios DUI charge dropped

Updated: April 8, 2010, 8:20 AM ET
ESPN.com news services

Prosecutors dropped a DUI charge against Chris Chelios, but a judge convicted the former Chicago Blackhawks defenseman of improper lane usage and speeding.

Chelios, who was arrested in late December in Westmont, Ill., was sentenced Wednesday to six months of conditional discharge. He also received a $500 fine.

"I want to put this behind me and learn from it," Chelios said Wednesday, according to the Chicago Tribune.

Chelios also was ordered to attend a victim impact panel ...

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