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  1. Ryan Kesler might get in trouble for clipping Cal Clutterbuck

    Mar 19, 2012, 10:59 PM EDT

    Cal Clutterbuck, Ryan Kesler

    Is this clipping hit suspension-worthy?

  2. NHL fines Shane Doan $2,500 for boarding

    Mar 16, 2012, 8:01 PM EDT

    Shane Doan, Ray Whitney

    Mark Giordano was the recipient of that hit.

  3. Hitchcock on Ruutu’s hit: “What’s wrong with our game?”

    Mar 15, 2012, 11:24 PM EDT

    Andy McDonald, Marc-Edouard Vlasic

    Andy McDonald left the game with a shoulder injury.

  4. NHL hands Erik Cole $2,500 fine for “tripping”

    Mar 9, 2012, 10:34 PM EDT

    Erik Cole

    Others might call it a slew-foot.

  5. Mike Green’s hit on Brett Connolly could be suspension-worthy

    Mar 8, 2012, 9:17 PM EDT

    Mike Green, Paul Byron

    Not the best way to react to a pressure-packed situation …

  6. Debate gets … heated between Milbury, Roenick

    Mar 1, 2012, 8:32 AM EDT

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    The controversial hit gets both analysts riled up.

  7. Video: Eric Nystrom’s hit on Kris Letang

    Feb 29, 2012, 9:10 PM EDT

    Kris Letang

    Mike Milbury says it warrants a five-game suspension.

  8. Brad Marchand might be in trouble again after going low (again)

    Feb 16, 2012, 7:00 AM EDT

    Max Pacioretty David Desharnais Brad Marchand

    Is his clip on Alexei Emelin suspension-worthy?

  9. More explanation for Moore non-suspension

    Feb 13, 2012, 7:53 PM EDT

    Dominic Moore

    Shanahan tries to appease the angry Rangers-leaning masses.

  10. NHL fines, but doesn’t suspend Dominic Moore

    Feb 10, 2012, 9:05 PM EDT

    Dominic Moore

    Is a $2,500 fine sufficient punishment? The Rangers would probably say “No.”

  11. Patrik Elias checks Michael Blunden from behind

    Feb 2, 2012, 11:08 PM EDT

    Patrik Elias, Thomas Vanek

    Will Shanahan discipline his former teammate for this check, then?

  12. Ovechkin, Michalek will hear from NHL on Monday

    Jan 22, 2012, 11:50 PM EDT

    Washington Capitals v Pittsburgh Penguins

    Michalek’s hearing is in the morning while Ovechkin will discuss his hit in the afternoon.

  13. P.K. Subban might get in trouble for “slewfoot”

    Jan 20, 2012, 11:24 PM EDT

    Montreal Canadiens v Pittsburgh Penguins

    Did he go over the line on Chris Kunitz?

  14. NHL fines Nik Antropov for boarding hit

    Jan 20, 2012, 7:25 PM EDT

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    Mike Smith, Nik Antropov

    Is that punishment suitable, excessive or insufficient?

  15. Bettman on Shanahan: “He’s aged five years in five months”

    Jan 19, 2012, 8:30 AM EDT

    Graydon Carter Hosts a Cocktail Party for the Rising Stars of the NHL

    Making disciplinary decisions might turn Shanahan into an old man.

  16. Evander Kane draws Senators’ ire with hit on Erik Karlsson

    Jan 17, 2012, 12:07 AM EDT

    Winnipeg Jets v Ottawa Senators

    Chris Neil did not take kindly to Kane’s check on Karlsson.

  17. Evgeni Malkin enrages Vincent Lecavalier

    Jan 15, 2012, 9:44 PM EDT

    Vincent Lecavalier, Evgeni Malkin, Dwayne Roloson

    Cheap shot, sucker punch or both?

  18. NHL delays meeting with Krys Barch

    Jan 3, 2012, 2:43 PM EDT

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    Brad Richards, Krys Barch

    It looks like the league will wait until tomorrow to make a decision.

  19. Dan Carcillo gets ejected for hit on Tom Gilbert

    Jan 2, 2012, 10:32 PM EDT

    Detroit Red Wings v Chicago Blackhawks

    He actually hurt himself along with Gilbert with that foolish check.

  20. Krys Barch will talk with NHL on Tuesday

    Jan 2, 2012, 8:11 PM EDT

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    Brad Richards, Krys Barch

    We’ll find out if Barch will get suspended regarding the P.K. Subban incident tomorrow.

  21. Cody McLeod checks Jared Spurgeon from behind

    Dec 26, 2011, 8:26 PM EDT

    Cody Mcleod, Jared Spurgeon

    The first game after the holiday break included a controversial hit.

  22. Video: Nick Foligno charges Keaton Ellerby

    Dec 23, 2011, 12:05 AM EDT

    Nick Foligno, Jan Hejda

    Does Foligno deserve a suspension for this hit?

  23. Deryk Engelland delivers questionable hit, pays the price

    Dec 20, 2011, 9:42 PM EDT

    engellandgore

    John Scott’s fists administered the justice.

  24. Zac Rinaldo was cool with Milan Lucic hitting him questionably

    Dec 19, 2011, 11:19 AM EDT

    Zac Rinaldo

    Tough guys stick together in funny ways.

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