Court documents allege Bertuzzi's attack on Moore was on Crawford's orders

Updated: December 7, 2007, 11:30 AM ET
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TORONTO -- Todd Bertuzzi's on-ice attack on Steve Moore in 2004 might have been ordered by former Vancouver Canucks coach Marc Crawford, according to Canadian media reports.

Bertuzzi, then with the Canucks, grabbed Moore, a Colorado Avalanche rookie, from behind during a 2004 game, punched him in the side of the head, then landed on top of Moore, driving his head into the ice. Moore, who lay in a pool of blood for several minutes, was removed on a stretcher. Moore suffered a broken ...

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