Morning Links: Heatley suing former agent
August, 20, 2012
By Paul Grant | ESPN.com
- Wild winger Dany Heatley is suing his former agent and his former agent's parents, alleging that his funds were mismanaged and that unauthorized withdrawals were made from his bank accounts, according to Canada's Globe and Mail. “It’s a sad tale of mismanagement,” J.P. Barry, Heatley's agent since 2004, told the Globe.
- New Islander Lubomir Visnovsky was not seriously injured in a car accident in his native Slovakia, according to TSN.
- Ducks GM Bob Murray on Friday disputed claims by a Michigan woman that he assaulted her with a chair in the press box during a Stanley Cup playoff game in Detroit in 2009, according to the Detroit Free Press. Closing arguments in the civil suit were scheduled for Monday.
- A recent trip to Haiti brought forth perspective for a few Penguins players and their wives, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports. "Nothing prepares you for what you witness," Penguins center Joe Vitale told the Post-Gazette on Friday, a day after their three-day mission trip.