GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) Lyndsey Fry could have continued playing hockey. She had a stellar collegiate career, a degree, an Olympic silver medal placed around her neck, so playing professionally was a logical next step.
The grueling rehab from hip surgery it would take to get back to an elite level was not all that appealing. Nor was playing in a women's professional hockey league on a less-than-livable salary - or being away from her family. (MORE)