Bettman: Tochett 'has paid an extremely high price for conduct'
The NHL sent out the following statement from commissioner Gary Bettman regarding his decision on Rick Tocchet:
On February 7, 2006, the office of the New Jersey Attorney General
made public details of a four-month investigation into alleged illegal
sports bookmaking activities, which investigation was referred to as
"Operation Slapshot," and targeted in addition to a New Jersey State
Trooper (James Harney) and a New Jersey businessman (James Ulmer),
Associate Coach for the ...
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