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Hockey Alberta rejects Fleury's appeal

Updated: January 14, 2005, 8:57 PM ET
Associated Press

EDMONTON, Alberta -- Suspended NHL star Theo Fleury was denied an appeal Friday to play in an independent Canadian hockey league during the lockout.

Hockey Alberta rejected the appeal by the Horse Lake Thunder of the North Peace Hockey League on behalf of Fleury, who wanted to play with the team for the rest of the season.

Players under contract during the 2003-04 season and now locked out are ineligible to join a club registered with Hockey Alberta, the group said.

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