Ruutu sinks his teeth into rivalry

Via: Buffalo News

‘“I’ve never experienced that before,” said a stunned Peters, whose broken skin was bandaged but not stitched afterward. “I’ve been involved in a few altercations, too. I’ve never had anyone bite me before. I didn’t know that even happened for real. I saw the replay of it and it’s pretty evident he did bite me. I have a lot of confidence in the league that they’ll take the proper procedures and go about it the right way, take matters into their hands. That’s what [NHL Senior Executive Vice President] Colin Campbell is for and we’ll see what happens. I didn’t know that anybody would ever bite. It’s unfortunate and it’s not part of hockey. The last time I saw that was in boxing with Tyson-Holyfield.”’