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The Rangers with Avery and Coach Tortorella: The Frog and the Scorpions

Published by on April 26, 2009
Article Source: Bleacher Report - NHL

The Scorpion and the Frog is a fable often mis-attributed to Aesop. The story is about a scorpion asking a frog to carry him across a river.

The frog is afraid of being stung, but the scorpion reassures him that if it stung the frog, the frog would sink and the scorpion would drown as well.

The frog then agrees; nevertheless, in mid-river, the scorpion stings him, dooming the two of them.

When asked why, the scorpion explains, "I'm a scorpion; it's my nature."

Sean Avery has helped the Rangers since his return, unnerving opponents and emboldening teammates. However, many were just waiting for him to hurt his team with his so-called "antics."

Avery, since his reclamation by the Rang...

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