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Encyclopedia > Operation Slapshot

Operation Slapshot is the code name of an undercover police operation, spearheaded by New Jersey state police, against an illegal nationwide gambling ring. The operation was made public on February 6, 2006. Rick Tocchet, an assistant coach for the Phoenix Coyotes -- a team in the National Hockey League -- and Janet Jones -- the wife of ice hockey and NHL great Wayne Gretzky -- are currently two people who are under investigation or have been indicted with charges pertaining to the operation.[1] Also under investigation is suspended state trooper James Harney, who was allegedly Tocchet's partner in the operation. A code name or cryptonym is a word or name used clandestinely to refer to another name or word. ... It has been suggested that this article be split into multiple articles. ... State police are a type of sub-national territorial police force, particularly in the United States. ... February 6 is the 37th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... For the Manfred Mann album, see 2006 (album). ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... The Phoenix Coyotes are a professional ice hockey team based in the Phoenix suburb of Glendale. ... “NHL” redirects here. ... Jones aerobics video from 1987 Janet-Marie Jones (born January 10, 1961) is an American actress, dancer, and aerobics instructor. ... Wayne Douglas Gretzky, OC (born January 26, 1961) is a retired Canadian professional ice hockey player who is currently part-owner and head coach of the Phoenix Coyotes. ... ...

The investigation has also referred to the possibility of an NHL team owner, half a dozen active NHL players, and other coaches and team staff members being involved in this investigation. [2] As of February 8, 2006, two more names have been mentioned as people who have been implicated by law enforcement officials: Phoenix Coyotes center Jeremy Roenick, and Toronto Maple Leafs center Travis Green. [3] February 8 is the 39th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... For the Manfred Mann album, see 2006 (album). ... The Phoenix Coyotes are a professional ice hockey team based in the Phoenix suburb of Glendale. ... Centre or Center in hockey is a forward position of a player whose primary zone of play is the middle of the ice, away from the side boards. ... Jeremy Shaffer Roenick (born January 17, 1970) is a professional ice hockey centre playing for the Phoenix Coyotes. ... The Toronto Maple Leafs are a professional ice hockey team based in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. ... Travis Green (born 20 December 1970 in Castlegar, British Columbia, Canada) is a professional ice hockey centre who currently plays for the Boston Bruins of the NHL. He is currently in his 13th season in the NHL. Green was drafted 23rd overall by the New York Islanders in the 1989...

The ring has been mentioned to allegedly having ties to the Bruno-Scarfo crime family, which has a base of operation in and around Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and southern New Jersey. [4] The Philadelphia crime family is an Italian criminal organization based in South Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. ... Nickname: Motto: Philadelphia maneto - Let brotherly love continue Location in Pennsylvania Coordinates: Country United States Commonwealth Pennsylvania County Philadelphia Founded October 27, 1682 Incorporated October 25, 1701 Government  - Mayor John F. Street (D) Area  - City 369. ... Capital Harrisburg Largest city Philadelphia Area  Ranked 33rd  - Total 46,055 sq mi (119,283 km²)  - Width 280 miles (455 km)  - Length 160 miles (255 km)  - % water 2. ...



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