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Eugene Melnyk Continues His ‘Forensics’ Work

from Michael Russo of Russo's Rants,

I talked to Matt Cooke today about Ottawa Senators owner Eugene Melnyk and GM Bryan Murray meeting at league headquarters yesterday to reportedly present its forensics findings from an investigation into Melnyk’s contention that Cooke intentionally sliced defenseman Erik Karlsson’s Achilles’ tendon with his skate Feb. 13, 2013.

Here is Bruce Garrioch's story from the Ottawa Sun today.

A league source told me that whatever discussion the Sens’ brass had with the league, it won’t affect Cooke retroactively nor the Wild. Cooke played for Pittsburgh at the time of the incident.

Cooke told me of the alleged forensics presentation: “I think it’s really strange. It’s almost a full year ago that it happened. I’ve said this from the beginning and I still say it. It was a complete accident. It’s happened two or three times since with other guys (Toronto’s Dave Bolland severed a tendon from Vancouver’s Zack Kassian in November and a week after the Cooke-Karlsson incident, Winnipeg’s Zach Redmond had an artery in his thigh cut by teammate, former Wild Antti Miettinen, late in a practice at Carolina).”

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Slumpy's avatar

Melynk also appears regularly on fox news channel and discusses the Benghazi and blame it on Obama theme.
This owner is a tool and good buddies with gary bettman which is all you need to know about him.

Cooke is a pos too but he doesn’t need Melnyk to point out that obvious fact.

 

Posted by Slumpy from Detroit on 01/21/14 at 06:07 PM ET

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