Sean Christopher Avery is a Canadian former professional ice hockey player. During his career in the National Hockey League, he played left wing for the Detroit Red Wings, Los Angeles Kings, Dallas Stars and New York Rangers, gaining recognition for his agitating playing style and controversial behavior both on and off the ice. He is also known for his eclectic interests, having worked in fashion, most notably as an intern at Vogue magazine; as a model; and as a restaurateur. He finished his 12-year career with a total of 90 goals, 247 points and 1,533 penalty minutes in 580 games. After retiring in 2012, Avery began working at advertising and creative agency Lipman in New York City.