Alex Burrows made headlines tonight in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup finals between the Boston Bruins and Vancouver Canucks when he bit Patrice Bergeron as the first period ended. The game has been very physical, but this takes the cake!Bergeron started waving his finger to officials to try to alert them of what happened, and Burrows ended up with a double minor for roughing -- which equals a 4-minute penalty. Bergeron received just a two-minute minor for roughing as well, though he didn't bite...Read Full Story
During yesterday's NHL game, Alex Burrows of the Vancouver Canucks accused referee Stephane Auger of having a personal vendetta against him from an earlier game. Stephane Auger made several calls during the game which were considered 'questionable' by the media, especially the Vancouver-based publications but also including the respected source, the Associated Press. During the game Referee Auger allegedly told Burrows "If you say a word, I'm going to kick you out". The press hounded Auger...Read Full Story
(Born April 11, 1981) is a French-Canadian pro ice hockey winger with the Vancouver Canucks of the National Hockey League (NHL). He best known for being an agitator.