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“On May 26, 2012, I was involved in a traffic accident in the Czech Republic. There were no injuries. Police arrived at the scene and I agreed to a blood alcohol test. On June 12, my attorney appeared in court on my behalf and submitted a plea of guilty at the first proceeding. The court issued a six month suspended sentence and suspended my driver’s license for 20 months in the Czech Republic. The case will be dismissed in 12 months provided I have no alcohol related violations during this time. I’m disappointed in myself for this error in judgment. I’m thankful no one was injured as a result of my actions. I want to sincerely apologize to our fans, the Winnipeg Jets organization, and to my teammates for any embarrassment this has caused. I’m truly sorry for letting you all down.”

-Ondrej Pavelec of the Winnipeg Jets.  You can read a statement from the Jets at their website.

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“Pavelec was reported to have a blood alcohol level of 0.20” - Winnipeg Sun

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blood_alcohol_content


0.10–0.19
Reflexes
Reaction time
Gross motor control
Staggering
Slurred speech
Temporary erectile dysfunction

** PAVELEC ABOUT HERE**

0.20–0.29  
Stupor
Loss of understanding
Impaired sensations
Severe motor impairment
Loss of consciousness
Memory blackout

Posted by ass moses` on 07/17/12 at 07:16 PM ET

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Posted by ass moses` on 07/17/12 at 06:16 PM ET

Going further down the wikipedia link, if NHL.com is accurate and he’s 220lbs, then he would’ve had 9 or 10 “standard drinks” to get that blood alcohol.

Not cool.

Posted by Garth on 07/17/12 at 11:55 PM ET

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