The W
Views: 97859084
Main | FAQ | Search: Y! / G | Color chart | Log in for more!
31.7.07 2044
The 7 - Hockey - THeo Fluery
This thread has 13 referrals leading to it
Register and log in to post!
(463 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
User
Post (10 total)
StaggerLee
Scrapple
Level: 139

Posts: 42/6229
EXP: 32309274
For next: 158253

Since: 3.10.02
From: Right side of the tracks

Since last post: 2 hours
Last activity: 2 hours
AIM:  
Y!:
#1 Posted on 8.10.02 2349.48
Reposted on: 8.10.09 2351.15
Is suspended for an indefinate amount of time, for violating the leagues substance abuse aftercare program. Does this mean he missed meetings, or was smoking crack again? Anybody know? Plus, if I were Chicago, I would be fining him! Surely they were smart enough to put SOMETHING in his contract to keep him straight!
Promote this thread!
DarrylTheHitman
Potato korv
Level: 53

Posts: 40/676
EXP: 1156785
For next: 341

Since: 21.9.02
From: Kitimat, British Columbia, Canada

Since last post: 3196 days
Last activity: 2815 days
#2 Posted on 9.10.02 0052.46
Reposted on: 9.10.09 0059.10
It's Theo Fleury. As for what's happening to him, I think it's a shame. I can't pretend to understand what it's like to be in his situation but I feel truly sorry for him. He's already suspended without pay so what need is there to fine him to boot? Keep in mind I've been a loyal Calgary fan since I was a little boy (I'm 26 now) so I have difficulty bringing myself to be hard on him.
dMp
Banger
Level: 98

Posts: 815/2723
EXP: 9628153
For next: 26234

Since: 4.1.02
From: The Hague, Netherlands (Europe)

Since last post: 2 days
Last activity: 8 hours
#3 Posted on 9.10.02 0409.17
Reposted on: 9.10.09 0410.40
I believe the reports said he 'turned himself in' btw..
That's what happened last time too. At least he realises he has trouble. That's good..
tomvejada
Andouille
Level: 91

Posts: 807/2247
EXP: 7218996
For next: 249945

Since: 2.1.02

Since last post: 3990 days
Last activity: 3990 days
#4 Posted on 9.10.02 0613.01
Reposted on: 9.10.09 0617.42
He's an asshole for attacking that San Jose mascot.



(edited by tomvejada on 9.10.02 0414)
dunkndollaz
Banger
Level: 96

Posts: 536/2544
EXP: 8695461
For next: 293358

Since: 3.1.02
From: Northern NJ

Since last post: 1 day
Last activity: 1 day
#5 Posted on 9.10.02 0750.58
Reposted on: 9.10.09 0751.00
What a waste. He has all the talent and none of the brains. At least he is asking for help. I hope that this time he allows himself to really get & receive the help.
evilwaldo
Lap cheong
Level: 78

Posts: 712/1597
EXP: 4308458
For next: 73787

Since: 7.2.02
From: New York, NY

Since last post: 3324 days
Last activity: 3104 days
AIM:  
#6 Posted on 9.10.02 0811.09
Reposted on: 9.10.09 0817.57
They should just boot him out of the league. He has had enough chances already.

haz
Landjager
Level: 61

Posts: 280/903
EXP: 1839076
For next: 37531

Since: 2.1.02
From: Whitby, Ontario, Canada

Since last post: 44 days
Last activity: 10 days
#7 Posted on 9.10.02 0939.51
Reposted on: 9.10.09 0939.59

    Originally posted by evilwaldo
    They should just boot him out of the league. He has had enough chances already.





Yup, 'cause he doesn't seem to get it.

He keeps turning himself in, but then goes right back to the lifestyle he had before turning himself in. I think he needs to realize that to get this behind him, he needs to take the time away from hockey to do it!!!
Freeway
Scrapple
Level: 110

Posts: 725/3504
EXP: 14055419
For next: 353513

Since: 3.1.02
From: Calgary

Since last post: 221 days
Last activity: 3 days
#8 Posted on 9.10.02 1539.28
Reposted on: 9.10.09 1542.09
Theo Fleury's career & drug problems:

1986-1989: Junior [Begins using nose candy, possibly]
1989-1998: Calgary Flames [As he became a star, is known to have used nose candy. Assumedly Flames management knew, but they were WINNING dammit, so they let it slide and told him (probably) to get it fixed on his own.]
1999: Colorado Avalanche [Gets traded]
1999-2002: New York Rangers [Problems FLARE UP with huge NYC market. Goes into rehab.]
2002-2003: Chicago Blackhawks [Slightly smaller market, slightly smaller problems...]

What a waste. He was damned good before his problems get the better of him. Here's hoping he can clean up and finish up his career wearing the flaming C.
DarrylTheHitman
Potato korv
Level: 53

Posts: 42/676
EXP: 1156785
For next: 341

Since: 21.9.02
From: Kitimat, British Columbia, Canada

Since last post: 3196 days
Last activity: 2815 days
#9 Posted on 9.10.02 2227.10
Reposted on: 9.10.09 2229.02
I think you're missing the point here, guys. It doesn't matter if he can finish his career or not--it matters if he can finish his life. Sadly, he doesn't seem to realize that. I hadn't heard anything about his problems prior to being with the Rangers. I never really noticed him acting erratically until the whole mess with Graham James, his former Junior coach and then co-owner in the Calgary Hitmen, being revealed as a sexual abuser.
Socks
Landjager
Level: 60

Posts: 250/888
EXP: 1759070
For next: 13718

Since: 25.6.02
From: Ottawa

Since last post: 738 days
Last activity: 351 days
#10 Posted on 9.10.02 2249.50
Reposted on: 9.10.09 2250.37
The only thing that should matter here is Theo and his health. Maybe leaving the game for good might do him well. The pressue seems to be a little much for him now. He has made some money, time to take care of Theo now.

ALL ORIGINAL POSTS IN THIS THREAD ARE NOW AVAILABLE
Thread ahead: Any minor league fans on board?
Next thread: Wienerville Pucks (fantasy)
Previous thread: The Trade: Morris to Avs, Drury to Flames
(463 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
Related threads: Theo is a B'hawk! - Domi to Chicago? - Bye bye Hawks - More...
The 7 - Hockey - THeo FlueryRegister and log in to post!

The W™ message board - 7 year recycle

ZimBoard
©2001-2014 Brothers Zim
This old hunk of junk rendered your page in 0.197 seconds.