"Old Time Hockey, like Eddie Shore." That classic line was one of many memorable dialogues from the 1977 hockey cult movie classic Slap Shot. It starred Paul Newman, but was better known for the Hanson Brothers, a goonish trio of hockey players who helped turn around the season for the Minor League Charleston Chiefs.
New York Rangers left winger Sean Avery was arrested early Friday morning for misdemeanor battery of a police officer.
The cops had come to Avery’s Hollywood Hills home to follow up on a complaint about loud music. According to the police report, Avery shoved the responding officer out of the way, and then slammed his front door.