Max Pacioretty leaves Swiss team
As NHL players head to Europe to try to find work during the NHL lockout, there's now one coming home. Montreal Canadiens forward Max Pacioretty will be flying to Connecticut on Wednesday after leaving the Swiss club HC Ambri Piotta.
Pacioretty is dealing with minor injuries and decided that he'd be better served recovering in North America than Switzerland.
"He had a couple nagging injuries -- nothing that would keep him out of NHL games," his agent, Alec Schall, told ESPN The Magazine ...
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