Found November 06, 2011 on NESN.com:
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It's always interesting when a former player comes out with a book after retiring because you never quite know what unknown details are going to be revealed. Former NHL enforcer Georges Laraque's news is particularly stunning, though. Laraque, who played for Edmonton, Phoenix, Pittsburgh and Montreal in his 12-year career, said in his new book, The Story of the NHL's Unlikeliest Tough Guy, that steroid use was common in NHL locker rooms during his playing days. Laraque said that such use wasn't limited to enforcers either, insisting that star players also took performance-enhancing substances. The long-time tough guy didn't point...
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