from the Toronto Sun, TODD BERTUZZI is free to return to the NHL, but he'll do it while on probation.
I can imagine how this must hurt.
Suspend him for 13 games if you must, Gary Bettman. Pull him from the playoffs. Leach $500,000 US off his paycheque.
"Mr. Bertuzzi is on notice that he will be held strictly accountable to a higher standard than other NHL players for their on-ice conduct during the 2005-20006 season," the NHL commissioner said yesterday in clearing Bertuzzi to return to the game.
Finally, a bar set ankle high.