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RCMP lays charges against Alan Eagleson

He never played the game, but he was the most powerful man in hockey. Alan Eagleson played many roles off the ice: agent to the stars, union boss and international hockey impresario. But he was also accused of less savoury activities: cozying up to management, bullying players and misusing their money. Then came the investigations, criminal convictions and a dizzying fall from grace.

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Three years after beginning their investigation, Canadian officials lay charges.
Medium: Radio
Program: The World At Six
Broadcast Date: Dec. 3, 1996
Commentator: Bruce Dowbiggin
Duration: 1:55

Last updated: August 22, 2013

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