Habs buy out final year of Laraque's deal
MONTREAL -- Georges Laraque and the Montreal Canadiens have officially parted ways.
The Canadiens said Tuesday that they bought out the final season of Laraque's three-year, $4.5 million contract.
The team originally announced on Jan. 21 that it would buy out the 33-year-old enforcer. Laraque was banished from the team that day because he had become a distraction. He remained on the roster for the rest of the season but was not seen at games or practices.
Laraque, who was in ...
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