National Hockey League Interest in WSOP
July 22, 2007, 1:15 pm (11 years ago)
National Hockey League former player was guilty of the accusations that he financed the nationwide sports gambling ring, for this week he takes part in World Series of Poker that was held in Las Vegas.
He was guilty last May with third degree conspiracy and promoting gambling in his part in the nationwide gambling ring, the Canadian Rick Tocchet this was after the investigation of the New Jersey State Police with the codename Operation Slapshot.
His sentence will be on the middle of August and he had already take indefinite leaves in the Phoenix Coyotes NHL team as the assistant coach. He was the former MVP and an 18 year veteran he can receive up to 10 years imprisonment and a $500,00 as fine for the charges, he was already removed in the Day 2A in the event.