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In book, Fleury details alleged abuse

Updated: October 9, 2009, 5:23 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

Theo Fleury acknowledges he was allegedly sexually abused by junior coach Graham James, a convicted sex offender, while he played for James, and attributes that to driving him to alcohol and drugs during his NHL career, according to a new autobiography making waves in the Canadian media.

The book, "Playing With Fire," is Fleury's first comment on the subject, which has been speculated about for years. He also writes that he failed 13 drug tests during his career, but was never prevented ...

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