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3P: Rick Rypien Suspended; NFL To Create Report on Favre Meeting; Rooney Confirms Intentions To Leave Man U

RYPEIN SUSPENDED IINDEFINITELY:

Vancouver Canucks forward Rick Rypien has been suspended indefinitely pending a hearing after becoming involved in an altercation with a fan at Minnesota on Tuesday night, the NHL announced Wednesday.

NFL TO CREATE REPORT ON FAVRE MEETING:

According to ESPN's ED Werder, NFL VP of Security Milt Alerich will create a report from the interview he conducted here with Brett Favre, and that material will be reviewed by other league officials involved in this investigation. They will make a determination on whether others should be interviewed based on that and renew efforts to convince former Jets employee Jenn Sterger and two team massage therapists to speak.

WAYNE ROONEY CONFIRMS INTENTION TO LEAVE MANCHESTER UNITED:

Wayne Rooney says he wants to leave Manchester United because the club hasn't promised to make big enough investments in the squad. The England striker has almost two years remaining on his contract, but has told United that he doesn't want to sign the new deal that had been offered. Rooney said Wednesday that he met with chief executive David Gill last week and was not given the assurances he was seeking about the future squad. Rooney says he has told the 18-time English champions that he "would not be signing a new contract."