NHL players prep on their own for upcoming season
TROY, Mich. -- Todd Bertuzzi hunched over, trying to catch his breath, before slowly standing up on his skates to spit and take a swig of water.
The Detroit Red Wings forward then leaned his head against a padded post during a short break toward the end of a relatively rigorous workout.
For NHL players, it's time to get ready for work.
Bertuzzi was among several Red Wings and an Edmonton Oilers defenseman who pushed it a little harder on the ice Monday because it looks as if ...
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