The Vancouver Canucks put up more than $1.1 million to lure a world renowned sports psychologist away from Chelsea FC after last season, but employed him for only six months during the NHL lockout, according to a newly filed lawsuit.

Bruno Demichelis is suing the Canucks and owner Francesco Aquilini for allegedly being negligent in making "representations and promises" that convinced him to take the job.

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