The Vancouver Canucks have granted forward Rick Rypien an indefinite leave of absence. Earlier in the season, Rypien got a six-game suspension from the NHL after grabbing a fan on his way to the dressing room in Minnesota.
A pretty interesting night of hockey at the Xcel last night. The Wild won the game easily 6-2 over Vancouver, but it was a Wild fan that got a lot of the attention.
ST. PAUL (AP) — Vancouver Canucks center Rick Rypien pushed a fan in the game against the Minnesota Wild on Tuesday night. Rypien and Minnesota’s Brad Staubitz, who fought in the opening period, were about […]