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  1. Video: Sidney Crosby discusses concussion, two hits to head

    Jan 8, 2011, 3:07 PM EST

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    Sidney Crosby addressed the media today regarding his recovery from a mild concussion and the two hits that might have caused it.

  2. Brad Stuart suffers broken jaw from controversial hit by Tom Kostopoulos

    Jan 8, 2011, 9:54 AM EST

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    People are discussing a possible suspension after Tom Kostopoulos landed a dirty blindside hit on Brad Stuart last time.

  3. Leafs throttle Thrashers 9-3; Ben Eager lands cheap shot on Colby Armstrong

    Jan 7, 2011, 11:00 PM EST

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    An ugly loss got uglier when Ben Eager landed a sucker punch on Colby Armstrong. The Leafs got revenge via four power-play goals on the resulting five-minute man advantage; will the league further discipline Eager and the Leafs with a suspension?

  4. Jody Shelley suspended two games for sucker punching Andrew Alberts

    Dec 29, 2010, 4:57 PM EST

    Anaheim Ducks v Philadelphia Flyers

    Right when you think you’ve figured out how the NHL doles out suspensions, think again.

  5. Milan Lucic to meet with NHL over sucker punch to Atlanta’s Freddy Meyer

    Dec 24, 2010, 2:37 PM EST

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    Milan Lucic might be getting an extension on his mandatory suspension from the NHL for his match penalty sucker punch on Atlanta’s Freddy Meyer.

  6. Jody Shelley to meet with NHL over hit from behind on Boston’s Adam McQuaid

    Dec 12, 2010, 3:02 PM EST

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    Anaheim Ducks v Philadelphia Flyers

    Flyers enforcer Jody Shelley could be facing a suspension for his dirty hit from behind on Bruins defenseman Adam McQuaid.

  7. Joe Thornton suspended two games for hitting David Perron; Sharks furious over decision

    Nov 5, 2010, 4:31 PM EST

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    San Jose Sharks v St. Louis Blues

    In further proof that we’re bad at guessing how the Wheel of Justice will spin, Sharks captain Joe Thornton gets suspended for two games for his hit on Blues forward David Perron.

  8. Report: Erik Cole won’t face fine or suspension for hit on Drew Doughty

    Oct 21, 2010, 3:23 PM EST

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    Despite pleas from Gary Green of On the Fly, Carolina Hurricanes forward Erik Cole will not face league discipline for his hit on Los Angeles Kings defenseman Drew Doughty, according to Bob McKenzie of TSN. As for Cole-Doughty, NHL apparently believes contact was accidental/incidental so no discipline will be forthcoming. It’s hard to tell from…

  9. Marcel Goc out 2-4 weeks; Should Nicklas Backstrom be suspended for boarding hit?

    Oct 18, 2010, 7:47 PM EST

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    Nashville Predators fans are up in arms after Washington Capitals forward Nicklas Backstrom boarded Marcel Goc into the boards. Goc will probably miss between two and four weeks with injuries suffered during the hit, so check out the video and vote in our poll to see if Backstrom’s hit was suspension-worthy.

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