Name of former Blackhawks video coach removed from Stanley Cup trophy

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According to the spokesperson, Aldrich's sanction was "X'd out" connected Sunday erstwhile the names of the members of past season's Stanley Cup Champions, the Tampa Bay Lightning, were engraved connected the trophy.

CNN has reached retired to the Blackhawks for comment.

    Last week the Blackhawks proprietor Rocky Wirtz asked the hockey hallway to constitute X's implicit Aldrich's name, saying his behaviour had disqualified him.

      A third-party probe commissioned by the NHL said Aldrich had engaged successful intersexual misconduct portion helium was with the Blackhawks successful 2010.

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      A 107-page study from the instrumentality firm that conducted the probe said a Blackhawks imaginable called up for the playoffs alleged Aldrich sexually assaulted him, portion Aldrich said the brushwood was consensual.

      The subordinate was not named successful the study but Kyle Beach, a erstwhile first-round draught pick, has said it was him.

      Last week Beach, erstwhile asked for remark astir Wirtz's request, said done his attorney: "I americium blessed to spot the Stanley Cup volition beryllium returned to the icon of grant and determination that it was intended to beryllium by removal of Brad Aldrich's sanction though it has taken 10 years to get to this point, it feels bully to cognize that this is being accomplished."

      CNN has reached retired to Aldrich for remark respective times but hasn't received a reply.

      Aldrich near the Blackhawks successful 2010 and went connected to enactment with USA Hockey, the University of Notre Dame and Miami University successful Ohio, according to the report. He besides worked astatine Houghton High School successful Houghton, Michigan, wherever helium was arrested and pleaded blameworthy to fourth-degree transgression intersexual behaviour with a insignificant successful 2013.

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      No transgression charges person been filed against him for the 2010 allegations.

      Beach present plays successful Germany and has filed a suit against the Blackhawks.

      The National Hockey League has fined the Blackhawks $2 cardinal for what the league described arsenic "the organization's inadequate interior procedures and insufficient and untimely response" relating to the team's handling of alleged incidents of intersexual misconduct involving Aldrich.

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      The Stanley Cup is awarded to the NHL champions and the names of members of each winning squad are engraved connected the trophy. Every 13 years a set of winners is removed and displayed successful the Hall of Fame. The astir caller of the 5 existent bands starts with the 2017-2018 Washington Capitals.

      Wirtz wrote, "The names of immoderate of hockey's astir talented athletes look connected the Stanley Cup. But truthful does the sanction 'Brad Aldrich', whose relation arsenic video manager made him eligible for the engraving. His behaviour disqualified him, however, and it was a mistake to taxable his name."

        In the letter, Wirtz noted a erstwhile illustration erstwhile a sanction was struck from the Cup. The erstwhile proprietor of the Edmonton Oilers Peter Pocklington had his father's sanction etched onto the Cup contempt not having a relation with the team. Basil Pocklington's sanction was aboriginal X'd over.

        "That decision, among others, reflects the Cup's storied past of engraving mistakes and errors that person ended up enshrined successful silver, oregon been corrected aft the fact," Wirtz said.

        CNN's Steve Almasy contributed to this report.

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