Ian Laperriere officially retires
PHILADELPHIA -- Philadelphia Flyers forward Ian Laperriere has retired from the NHL, more than two years after playing his last game.
Laperriere sat out the past two seasons because of post-concussion syndrome resulting from getting hit in the right eye with a puck during the 2010 playoffs. He officially retired Tuesday because his contract expired and he was able to come off the salary cap.
The 38-year-old Laperriere was hit in the face in Game 5 of a first-round series against New ...
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