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No hearing scheduled for Niederreiter after Burrows hit

Mar 27, 2014, 12:51 PM EDT

No disciplinary hearing has been scheduled for Nino Niederreiter after his high hit on Vancouver’s Alex Burrows during Minnesota’s 5-2 loss on Wednesday night, an NHL spokesman confirmed.

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Niederreiter was given a two-minute interference minor on the play. Burrows briefly left the game — he finished the second period with just six shifts for 3:49 TOI — but returned to play over five minutes in the third.

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