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DAVE SCATCHARD RUMORS

Dave Scatchard retires from NHL via Twitter, citing concussions

Is this the first time an NHL player retired via Twitter? Or that one broke the news on Twitter and then issued an explanation for it, tweet by tweet? Dave Scatchard, who played for six teams in 11 NHL seasons, hung up the skates on Monday at 35 years old, informing his Twitter followers that it was due to concussions suffered during his career. You can view the Tweets in his timeline...
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August 22, 2011  |  Discuss
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