Mike Ribeiro’s agent Bob Perno told La Presse’s*Richard Labbé*(via Puck Daddy) that the veteran forward suffered an alcohol relapse during the 2016-17 season, sometime before he was waived by the Nashville Predators in February. Ribeiro, 37, had made a trade request around that time. Perno’s interview with La Presse reveals that Ribeiro is uncertain about his future with hockey.

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