Found March 13, 2012 on NY Rangers Blog:
PLAYERS: Sean Avery
TEAMS: New York Rangers
NHL.com reports that Sean Avery said Monday night during an After Show segment of Bravo TV's Watch What Happens Live that he was leaving the game. When asked about his hockey future, Avery said..."I am officially retired. I threw my skates in the Hudson."...with the way Avery's season ended I'm not surprised to hear this. Having said that, I think his love for the game is too strong and after having some time to reflect, he'll end up in an NHL camp come September....and if not, he's got some restuarants to manage and a fashion career to begin. Remember to follow me on Twitter & Facebook or e-mail me at nyrfan94@yahoo.com.
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