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Entries with the tag: dmitry orlov
Here is the explanation.
From the NHL's Department of Player Safety:
Washington Capitals defenseman Dmitry Orlov will have a phone hearing Monday for his hit on Philadelphia Flyers forward Brayden Schenn during the third period Sunday at Verizon Center.
Orlov, who scored two goals in the game, was assessed a major penalty for boarding at 9:33 of the third.
The following grounds for the proposed supplemental discipline are being considered: boarding. However, the Department of Player Safety retains the right to make adjustments to these infractions accordingly upon further review.
The Flyers won in overtime, 5-4.
Here's the play in question:
Dmitry Orlov just losses the puck off the end of his stick. The Capitals did go on to win the shootout against the Islanders.