Mike Comrie faces lawsuit over missed car payments
The veteran NHLer is being sued by a finance company after allegedly failing to pay installments for the 2009 Mercedes-Benz CL550 back in 2008.
According to court documents filed at Los Angeles Superior Court, the company’s bailiffs tried to repossess the car but Comrie “refused to allow Plaintiff possession”, reports TMZ.com.
The papers claim they are demanding Comrie pays off the rest of his contract, which comes in at $103,398.
It’s hard to believe that players struggle with money - even on the lower end of the league’s pay scale - but stories like these show that it’s not that uncommon.