In his first professional game since being suspended by the NHL for one year for slashing an opponent's head with his stick, Marty McSorley was ejected from an IHL game for fighting. Hours after signing with the Grand Rapids Griffins, McSorley received a five-minute penalty and two game misconducts late in the game against the Utah Grizzlies on Saturday night.
Sunday marked the end of one of Pittsburgh's Three Rivers Stadium. Thousands of onlookers cheered the implosion of the 30-year-old home of the Pirates and Steelers. PNC Park opens with the Pirates and New York Mets in an exhibition game March 31, and the unnamed Steelers stadium opens this fall.