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Shawn Thornton

  1. Shawn Thornton considers his next move

    Dec 24, 2013, 10:05 PM EST

    shawnthorntongetty

    He might still appeal to a neutral arbitrator.

  2. Bettman upholds 15-game suspension for Thornton

    Dec 24, 2013, 12:36 PM EST

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    “In fact…it is certainly possible to argue for a more severe punishment,” wrote the commissioner.

  3. Report: Bettman hears Thornton’s appeal, no announcement this weekend

    Dec 20, 2013, 7:22 PM EST

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    The Bruins forward’s argument lasted five hours, per TSN’s Darren Dreger.

  4. Orpik: First days after Thornton attack were ‘miserable’

    Dec 20, 2013, 1:14 PM EST

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    Pittsburgh defenseman returned to practice on Friday.

  5. NHLPA confirms Thornton will appeal suspension

    Dec 17, 2013, 9:18 AM EST

    BUFFALO, NY - OCTOBER 23: Shawn Thornton #22 of the Boston Bruins warms up to play the Buffalo Sabres at First Niagara Center on October 23, 2013 in Buffalo, New York.

    His case will be heard by NHL commissioner Gary Bettman.

  6. Reports: Thornton will appeal 15-game suspension

    Dec 16, 2013, 4:03 PM EST

    Shawn Thornton

    First appeal goes to Gary Bettman.

  7. Malkin helped off ice after awkward fall to boards

    Dec 14, 2013, 9:06 PM EST

    malkinfaceoffgetty

    The Penguins got the win, at least.

  8. Pens GM, coach agree Thornton suspension sends a message

    Dec 14, 2013, 8:54 PM EST

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    Ray Shero said it’s time to move on.

  9. Thornton’s agent isn’t sure if they’ll appeal suspension

    Dec 14, 2013, 5:33 PM EST

    BOSTON, MA - DECEMBER 07: Brooks Orpik #44 of the Pittsburgh Penguins is tended to by the medical staff on the ice in the first period after an altercation with Shawn Thornton #22 of the Boston Bruins in the first period during the game at TD Garden on December 7, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts.

    He’ll weigh his options for a few days.

  10. What they’re saying about the Thornton suspension

    Dec 14, 2013, 5:02 PM EST

    Thornton

    There’s been a lot of passionate responses.

  11. Cam Neely questions length of Thornton’s suspension

    Dec 14, 2013, 4:12 PM EST

    Cam Neely

    “Higher than I expected and higher than I think is warranted.”

  12. Updated: NHL suspends Thornton 15 games for Orpik attack

    Dec 14, 2013, 4:05 PM EST

    BrooksOrpik

    He already served three contests while waiting for the ruling.

  13. Alfredsson: Players shouldn’t need to fight after dishing big hits

    Dec 14, 2013, 1:10 PM EST

    Daniel Alfredsson

    He thinks the referees should rule on the play and leave it at that.

  14. Janssen: Orpik should’ve fought Thornton, then ‘everything would have quieted down’

    Dec 13, 2013, 4:57 PM EST

    Cam Janssen

    “You stuck up for yourself. All of sudden it’s over. You fought. Boom.”

  15. Crosby: If I had to guess Thornton’s suspension, I’d say 10 games

    Dec 11, 2013, 8:07 PM EST

    Crosby

    “I’m sure it’s going to be up there. It’s going to be steep.”

  16. Video: PHT Extra — are longer suspensions the answer?

    Dec 10, 2013, 5:31 PM EST

    Pittsburgh Penguins v Boston Bruins

    It’s a hot-button issue in the wake of Saturday’s Boston-Pittsburgh game.

  17. Battered Bruins hoping Boychuk returns tonight

    Dec 10, 2013, 9:58 AM EST

    Johnny Boychuk

    If he’s not available, the Bruins will need to call up a defenseman.

  18. Orpik suffers from concussion, including memory loss

    Dec 9, 2013, 11:22 PM EST

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    No timeline yet for his return from various ailments.

  19. Pens put Orpik on IR

    Dec 9, 2013, 10:37 AM EST

    Pittsburgh Penguins v Boston Bruins

    Stemming from Saturday’s ugly incident vs. Boston.

  20. NHL on NBCSN: Hurting Penguins host shorthanded Blue Jackets

    Dec 9, 2013, 10:24 AM EST

    Marc-Andre Fleury, Matt Niskanen, Kris Letang

    It’s a Metropolitan Division throw-down.

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