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No resolution for Tocchet in gambling case

Updated: February 6, 2007, 10:54 PM ET
Associated Press

TRENTON, N.J. -- A year after New Jersey authorities busted a multimillion-dollar sports betting ring that implicated hockey legend Wayne Gretzky's wife as a bettor, the most high-profile suspect -- former NHL star Rick Tocchet -- remains in legal limbo.

While the two other men charged in the case have pleaded guilty, Tocchet has neither admitted guilt nor been indicted by a grand jury. The charges were announced with fanfare on Feb. 7, 2006, in what authorities dubbed "Operation Slap Shot."

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