Nashville Predators’ center David Legwand has become the center attention after being charged with Driving Under the Influence Feb. 15.
Legwand was traveling on Eighth Avenue South in his 2006 Range Rover when police clocked him going 51 mph in a 35 mph zone, according to police reports.
The officer who stopped him reported Legwand’s eyes were bloodshot and watery and his pupils were dilated. He had an odor of alcohol and he stated he was coming from a concert where he had one beer, according to police reports.
Police said he later admitted to having two large glasses of wine at dinner and two larges glasses of beer at the concert.
He verbally refused the breath test saying he thought he might register higher than the legal limit of .08, according to police.
On Dec. 7, 2007, Legwand signed a six-year, $27 million contract extension with the Predators.
Legwand is schedule to be in court March 12.