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Doan Fined For Boarding

NEW YORK (March 16, 2012)—Phoenix Coyotes forward Shane Doan has been fined $2,500, the maximum allowed under the Collective Bargaining Agreement, for boarding Calgary Flames defenseman Mark Giordano during NHL Game #1058 in Calgary on Thursday, March 15, the National Hockey League’s Department of Player Safety announced today.

The incident occurred at 7:49 of the first period. Doan was assessed a minor penalty for boarding on the play.

At about the 30 second mark of the video below, you can view the hit…

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Doan was so upset at the call too, and I have no idea why - it was clearly a boarding call.

Posted by Mike from Vancouver on 03/16/12 at 10:20 PM ET

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Doan does this several times a game. Nothing new.

Posted by mrfluffy from A wide spot on I-90 in Montana on 03/17/12 at 03:25 AM ET

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And Malkin gets off Scott free for the same thing.

Posted by WingsFanInBeanLand from where free agents no longer dare. on 03/17/12 at 03:36 PM ET

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