Sean Avery

Sean Avery

#16LW,
Bio
Height/Weight: 5' 10"/195 lbs
Born: Pickering, Canada
Draft: Undrafted 1999 signed by the
Shoots: L
  • Tribune Publishing

    Phil Stacey: On Hockey: Former SJP star Blackwell reflects on breakthrough NHL season with Rangers

    May 7—When Colin Blackwell said he's willing to do anything his team needs him to, he means that literally. Take Wednesday night's game at Madison Square Garden, where the former St. John's Prep star and his New York Rangers hosted the Washington Capitals. One second after the puck dropped, Blackwell dropped the gloves with Washington's Carl Hagelin while his linemates, Kevin Rooney and ...

  • Newberry: The NHL embarrasses itself again as MMA On Ice
    The Oakland Press

    Newberry: The NHL embarrasses itself again as MMA On Ice

    To contend the carnage that went on these past few days between the Washington Capitals and the New York Rangers is simply a part of game is the sort of Neanderthal thinking that keeps hockey in the dark ages. It is bloodlust, pure and simple, and not really worth taking seriously. Will this be the light-bulb moment when the NHL finally exorcises this wretched stain that holds back any chance of it becoming a truly major sport?

  • Jeff Jacobs: Chris Drury has always been a winner, but Rangers' mess his biggest challenge
    Darien Times

    Jeff Jacobs: Chris Drury has always been a winner, but Rangers' mess his biggest challenge

    Don’t especially like it, yet when George Parros, the NHL head of public safety, hands Wilson only a $5,000 fine for his idiotic and dangerous actions, what other conclusion can one reach? Wilson had his stick under Pavel Buchnevich’s neck and with the Ranger facedown on the ice, he punched down on the side of his face. Granted Panarin jumped on his back during the ensuing scrum to try and pull him off Ryan Strome, but Wilson, 6-foot-4, 220 pounds, grabbed Panarin, 5-11, 170, by the back of his ...