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Sean Avery

NHL Star Taunted Police

'FAT LITTLE PIGS'

8/5/2011 8:40 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

Sean Avery
NHL
star Sean Avery challenged cops to a FIGHT when they responded to his Hollywood Hills home this morning ... calling them, "Fat little pigs" ... law enforcement sources tell TMZ.

We're told cops were dispatched to the home over a complaint about loud music -- and when they arrived to Avery's pad, the hockey star was NOT happy to see them.

Sources tell us 31-year-old Avery immediately began running his mouth at the cops -- telling them he would fight all of them ... even challenging them to, "Come back without your badges."

During the incident, Avery -- who famously dated Elisha Cuthbert a while back -- allegedly shoved an officer and slammed the front door on the cops.

We're told cops began speaking with Avery through the door -- and warned him that if he didn't open the door, they would break it down. That's when Avery decided to open up and cooperate. 

As TMZ first reported, Avery was hauled to a nearby station and booked for battering a peace officer.  He has since been released after posting bail.

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Calls to Avery's rep have not been returned.

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31.

Rodney    

Dude is a total Closet case

1141 days ago
32.

Big Poppa     

Hey Bouncerssuck, I was just saying if I lived in Canada I would respect the government and Authority. I would not go to another country and act disrespectful. : )

1141 days ago
33.

belgradar    

Ah he shouldnt lie the cops probly were FAT BIG PIGS

1141 days ago
34.

Rich    

Majority of the cops are fat pigs. They should have to be at a particular weight to be on the police force and get paid. I wonder how some of the pigs can even get around fast if they need to. Lets call it as it is.

1141 days ago
35.

BouncersSuck    

Sean Avery acts disrespectful wherever he goes. He'll get his punishment, as mandated by US LAW. And he'll alienate himself even further, professionally.

The point is - the public needs to hold police accountable, and to high standards of professionalism NO MATTER who they are dealing with. Hollywood Hills, or Fullerton or...

Police are too often not paid enough, educated enough nor disciplined (mentally strong) enough to effectively hold a job that commands so much authority over the common citizen.

The result is brutish thugs with insecurity problems which fuels their desire to violently enforce their authoritai over a distraught or resistant citizen.

To hear the last words of Kelly Thomas, his wailing for his dad...to watch that video, and know that SIX (6) MEN, a gang of police officers no less, did that in the USA - instead of just arrest the guy...

So sad.

Big Poppa

1141 days ago
36.

Alden    

Ummmmm you guys do know that football players do much worse things like,rape charges,carry gun,assault, and everyone is fine with that ? The nhl has a cleaner record vs the nba and nfl. well mlb i think is the cleanest

1141 days ago
37.

leafsfan1977    

This guy has been a black eye on the sport of hockey for years now. He's a true *******, both on and off the ice and shouldn't be allowed the privilege to play in the NHL. I have no doubt that one day..........he'll get his!

1141 days ago
38.

dani    

Typical

1141 days ago
39.

AntiSocialForum.com    

"Fat little pigs" sounds about right

1141 days ago
40.

devilsfan42    

would having a criminal record enable the Rangers to void his remaining contract? We can only hope! He's a criminal already-ineffective on ice unless he's enforcing, and Torts kept him from doing that last season

1141 days ago
41.

Ace    

He sucks as a player in the NHL....but as a human being he's a punk who's forever running his mouth..his day and beating will come...and soonn I hope

1141 days ago
42.

Ya Mon    

He was'nt SO TOUGH after they threathened to break down his door ie: face. he needs to spend some jail time with a big black man.

1141 days ago
43.

Mike D    

Have a fun time in jail big shot? That's called crossing the Blue Line Bonehead!

1141 days ago
44.

Greg    

Next to Avery... they are fat little pigs.. and Avery is no good guy.

1141 days ago
45.

Krusto    

Sean...nice CHICKEN ARMS you loser, you are a disgrace to the sport of hockey and I can't wait until your team mates have have had enough of you and takes your head off!!!!
You SUCK as a player and a human being...GOOF

1141 days ago
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