Darcy Tucker
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"Darcy Tucker" is a retired Canada/Canadian professional ice hockey player, who played most of his National Hockey League career with the Toronto Maple Leafs. A sixth round draft choice, Tucker began his NHL career with the Montreal Canadiens. Throughout his NHL career he also played for the Tampa Bay Lightning and the Colorado Avalanche. Tucker was born in Castor, Alberta, but grew up in Endiang, Alberta.

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Maybe I was cast into a different role (in Montreal) and it seemed to follow me around wherever I went, ... Everyone is skeptical until you produce. It's up to me from this point forward. I'm going to get an opportunity to maybe take on a bigger role leadership-wise and offensively.

There's a lot of veteran guys in the NHL laughing, right now.

It makes you sick. Eyes are a precious thing.

I don't find the punishment fit the crime.

I don't think it was necessarily just the players' decision. I think (Hartley) should be accountable, but that's not for me to say. It's tough to prove something like that and I'm sure their players aren't going to say anything.

I don't find the punishment fit the crime in Moe Mantha's case.

Things happen at the back of the bus the coach never knows about. It just happens - it's part of being a rookie.

It just happens. It's part of being a rookie.

It was swift and they didn't let it linger, which was nice. I'm glad it's over. I'm indifferent. It's not up to me to decide, that's not my place.