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Hanzal Will Talk With The NHL Department Of Player Safety On Monday

via NHL.com,

Phoenix Coyotes center Martin Hanzal will have a hearing with the NHL Department of Player Safety Monday for a hit on Edmonton Oilers defenseman Jeff Petry on Saturday night at Jobing.com Arena.

At 13:42 of the first period, Hanzal checked Petry against the boards in the Edmonton end after Petry had moved the puck. Hanzal received a two-minute minor for charging on the play.

Petry was shaken up on the play but remained in the game.

The following grounds are being considered for supplemental discipline: charging. However, the Department of Player Safety retains the right to make adjustments to the infraction upon review.

added 12:59pm, Thanks to Sportsnet, you can watch the hit below...

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mrfluffy's avatar

Charging for sure. Leaving feet to make the hit. Catching the head with his elbow.

A Yote running a guy? No way.

Posted by mrfluffy from A wide spot on I-90 in Montana on 10/27/13 at 01:51 PM ET

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