Buzz: Did Sean Avery Tell The Whale He Wouldn’t Play Last Night?

Update: 3:58PM:

Elliotte Friedman tweets: Sean Avery on accusations he spit at Hartford coach Ken Gernander: “Wanted to clear this up and tell u this did not happen. Not a chance”

Update 2:15PM

Avery tweeted: “Try not to BELIEVE everything u read. Gentlemen don’t spit…….”

“Amazing how if I do speak it gets me in trouble…more amazing how not speaking gets me in more trouble!”

Original Post: 11:40AM:

Avery did not play last night for disciplinary reasons.