Sean Avery talks retirement

Updated: March 13, 2012, 5:46 PM ET
By Katie Strang | ESPNNewYork.com

Is Sean Avery's hockey career over?

The polarizing 31-year-old forward said his playing days are done during a segment of Bravo TV's "Watch What Happens Live" on Monday night and it appears he wasn't joking.

When asked by the show's host Andy Cohen about his future in hockey, Avery said: "I am officially retired; I threw my skates in the Hudson (River)."

When reached via email Tuesday afternoon, Avery did not dispute the comments but said he will wait to make ...

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