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Matt Martin suspended for 1 game

From the NHL:

ISLANDERS’ MARTIN SUSPENDED ONE GAME FOR KNEEING

 NEW YORK (March 4, 2015) -- New York Islanders forward Matt Martihas been suspended for one game, without pay, for kneeing Dallas Stars defenseman Trevor Daley during NHL Game No. 948 in Dallas on Tuesday, March 3, the National Hockey League’s Department of Player Safety announced today.

The incident occurred at 1:48 of the first period. Martin was assessed a major penalty for kneeing and a game misconduct.

Under the terms of the Collective Bargaining Agreement and, based on his average annual salary, Martin will forfeit $5,376.34. The money goes to the Players’ Emergency Assistance Fund.

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SYF's avatar

We’ll call and suspend/fine you for a slewfoot or kneeing, but headshots?  You can still walk, right?

A$$holes…

Posted by SYF from impossible and oddly communally possessive sluts on 03/04/15 at 10:49 PM ET

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