Found October 30, 2011 on Rangers Review:
PLAYERS: Sean Avery
TEAMS: New York Rangers
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According to various sources, Sean Avery is being recalled. He never should have been waived. On a team that desperately needs energy and some personality, Sean is the perfect solution. Welcome back Sean.
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