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Report: Stoll Gets 1 Game Suspension

via Nick Kypreos Twitter:

J Stoll get a 1 game suspension for his hit on #Sharks I White.

Here’s the video for anyone who still hasn’t seen it.

Updated 4:04pm ET: TSN

Los Angeles Kings forward Jarret Stoll has been suspended one game by the NHL following a hit-from-behind incident on Thursday against the Sharks.

The punishment was assessed after Stoll had a telephone hearing with NHL senior vice-president Colin Campbell on Friday afternoon. [...]

To replace Stoll, the Kings have the option of recalling forward Brayden Schenn from the Manchester Monarchs of the AHL.

added 5:39pm,

TORONTO (April 15, 2011)—Los Angeles Kings forward Jarret Stoll has been suspended for one game for delivering a check from behind on San Jose Sharks defenseman Ian White in the opener of their Western Conference Quarterfinal last night, the National Hockey League announced today.

The incident occurred at 19:35 of the first period.

Stoll’s suspension will be served tomorrow night (April 16) when the Kings meet the Sharks in Game 2 of the series.

 

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  Tags: ian+white, jarret+stoll

Comments

Da lil Guy's avatar

Saw the hit, seems light.

Stoll doesn’t have a history I’m aware of, though.

Posted by Da lil Guy from Guelph, Ontario on 04/15/11 at 06:05 PM ET

Bosephus's avatar

Seems about right.  You could argue for two games since it was a pretty bad hit, but as mentioned above, his clean history probably helped Stoll out.

Posted by Bosephus from Behind enemy lines, Denver, CO on 04/15/11 at 06:43 PM ET

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