Kukla's Korner Hockey
by Paul on 03/10/11 at 03:05 PM ET
Pavel Kubina has a phone hearing with the NHL for this elbow on Dave Bolland last night.
No penalty on the play and sorry, this is the only video I could find.
added 1:44pm, via Erik Erlendsson tweet,
Early word on Kubina is a three-game suspension for elbow to Dave Bolland last night, will try for exact confirmation!
TORONTO (March 10, 2011) – Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Pavel Kubina has been suspended for three games and will forfeit $60,096.76 for delivering an elbow to the head of Chicago Blackhawks forward Dave Bolland in NHL game #1005, the National Hockey League announced today.
The incident occurred at 2:09 of the first period. No penalty was assessed on the play.
His fine is based on his average annual salary and is calculated under the terms of the Collective Bargaining Agreement. The money goes to the Players’ Emergency Assistance Fund.
added 4:15pm, A better quality video of the hit is below…
Add a Comment
Please limit embedded image or media size to 575 pixels wide.
Most Recent Blog Posts
About Kukla's Korner Hockey
Paul Kukla founded Kukla’s Korner in 2005 and the site has since become the must-read site on the ‘net for all the latest happenings around the NHL.
From breaking news to in-depth stories around the league, KK Hockey is updated with fresh stories all day long and will bring you the latest news as quickly as possible.
Email Paul anytime at firstname.lastname@example.org