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Mike Ribeiro Now A UFA, Bought-Out By The Coyotes

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awould's avatar

That sounds bad.

Posted by awould on 06/27/14 at 04:55 PM ET

Paul's avatar

Surprised Maloney even mentioned it aw…

Posted by Paul from Motown Area on 06/27/14 at 04:58 PM ET

awould's avatar

Seriously. A warning to every GM and an extra kick under the bus to Ribeiro.

Posted by awould on 06/27/14 at 05:07 PM ET

SYF's avatar

Would have worded it as “personnel issues” with Ribeiro.  Tact, Maloney.

Posted by SYF from Twerkin' with Anastasia Ashley on 06/27/14 at 06:49 PM ET

Paul's avatar

via Sarah McLellan of the Arizona Republic,

“Mike had some real behavior issues last year with us I felt we could not tolerate going forward,” General Manager Don Maloney said. “To his credit, he has been getting help this offseason and obviously would hope he continues. But at the end of the year and all the background checking and what happened, we felt that for us to move forward, we couldn’t have him a part of this team.”


Posted by Paul from Motown Area on 06/27/14 at 06:58 PM ET

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