11/02/2013 09:51 EDT | Updated 01/23/2014 06:58 EST

Don Cherry says Bure retired early because 'he took chances'

Pavel Bure's career was grounded early because of his high-flying style, according to Don Cherry. 

The Coach's Corner commentator lauded the Russian Rocket's career during his segment on Hockey Night in Canada Saturday, but said the former Vancouver Canucks forward had to retire at age 32 because "he took chances." 

Cherry praised Bure's playing style, but also said it would ultimately become the forward's demise. 

Watch the above video to find out more, and to see what Grapes had to say about Phil Kessel dropping the gloves during the Leafs-Canucks game.