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Video- Evgeni Malkin Hit On Blake Wheeler

Two minute interference call on Malkin plus two for roughing in the dust up.

 

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  Tags: blake+wheeler, evgeni+malkin

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TreKronor's avatar

71 does this crap every once in a while but gets away with it since he gets star treatment. The nhl will give a ten game suspension to a guy who his a ref with a stick but Malkin won’t get anything for an intentional headshot.

Posted by TreKronor on 02/16/17 at 10:22 PM ET

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This will be lost in the Crosby 1000 point celebration.  Malkin clearly left his feet and made initial and direct contact to the head.  Absolutely should be a suspension, but if he even has to talk to the DoPS I won’t be the least bit surprised if he walks away with nothing worse than a fine.

Posted by Valek from Chicago on 02/16/17 at 10:30 PM ET

stonehands-78's avatar

... no link ? ... again

long face

Posted by stonehands-78 from the beginning ... a WingsFan, on 02/17/17 at 07:53 AM ET

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Fixed, embed code was changed sometime overnight.

Posted by Paul from Motown Area on 02/17/17 at 08:11 AM ET

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Posted by stonehands-78 from the beginning ... a WingsFan, on 02/17/17 at 07:53 AM ET

Someone is a littler ornery.

Posted by ilovehomers on 02/17/17 at 08:41 AM ET

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thanks, PK

CLEARLY a suspendable head shot

... we’ll see what happens from the “safety department”

Posted by stonehands-78 from the beginning ... a WingsFan, on 02/17/17 at 09:10 AM ET

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As expected, no hearing for Malkin.  Yet you won’t hear a peep from the countless talking heads who chimed in about the Nyquist suspension being too lenient.

Posted by Valek from Chicago on 02/17/17 at 05:23 PM ET

bigfrog's avatar

Surprised? Remember game 2 of the 2009 SCF’s when Malkin jumped Zetterberg? No action taken. Remember it’s Pittsburgh. mad

Posted by bigfrog on 02/17/17 at 06:56 PM ET

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