Will Bertuzzi punishment have desired effect?

Updated: August 18, 2005, 1:34 PM ET
By Terry Frei | Special to ESPN.com

DENVER -- That dateline is both a location, and an admission of perspective.

It comes with the acknowledgement that if the skates were on the other feet and the roles reversed 180 degrees, the cry in Colorado tonight would be:

"Justice has been served! [Injured Canuck] had it coming! [Suspended Avalanche] was punished enough! Free at last, free at last, thank God Almighty, [reinstated Avalanche] is free is last!"

In fact, the higher the decibel level of those ...

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