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WILMINGTON, Mass. -- Considering Max Pacioretty's history with the Bruins, it wasn't a surprise that the Canadiens forward's three-game suspension for a head shot was the subject of many questions in the Boston locker room after Tuesday's practice at Ristuccia Arena. But the Bruins didn't see any relationship between Zdeno Chara's controversial hit on Pacioretty and the check that Pacioretty delivered on Pittsburgh defenseman Kris Letang on Saturday. Chara was penalized but not suspended for checking Pacioretty into a stanchion between the benches at the Bell Centre last March, but Pacioretty did not escape supplemental discipline for his hit, which...
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Montreal Canadiens forward Max Pacioretty has been suspended three games by the NHL for a hit to the head of Pittsburgh defenseman Kris Letang.
The league made the announcement Monday night, hours after Pacioretty had a hearing over the phone with NHL disciplinarian Brendan Shanahan.
Pacioretty struck Letang in the head with his shoulder with 3:14 left in the third period of Montreal...
The Shanahammer dropped on Max Pacioretty on Monday, as Brendan Shanahan announced that Pacioretty would be suspended for three games because of his illegal hit to the head on Kris Letang. Pacioretty's agent, Alec Shall -- surprise, surprise -- disagrees with Shanahan's ruling. "[Brendan Shanahan] said of Max Pacioretty 'This was an illegal hit to the head in which...
RDS has confirmed that Max Pacioretty received a three-game suspension for his blindside hit on Pittsburgh's Kris Letang.
Here's video of the hit if you haven't seen it.
So what do you think of the hit? The suspension?
Too much? Not enough or just right?
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Montreal Canadiens forward Max Pacioretty has been suspended three games by the NHL for a hit to the head of Pittsburgh defenseman Kris Letang. The league made the announcement Monday night, hours after Pacioretty had a hearing over the phone with NHL disciplinarian Brendan Shanahan. Pacioretty struck Letang in the head with his shoulder with 3:14 left in the third period of Montreal's 4-3...
Montreal Canadiens forward Max Pacioretty was suspended for three games without pay by the National Hockey League on Monday.
Montreal forward Max Pacioretty has been given a three-game suspension for a hit to the head of Penguins defenseman Kris Letang late in the third period of the Penguins' 4-3 overtime victory at the Bell Centre Saturday night.
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The NHL has suspended Montreal winger Max Pacioretty three games for his blindside hit on Penguins defenseman Kris Letang.
The blind-side blow to the face defenseman Kris Letang absorbed Saturday from Montreal's Max Pacioretty broke his nose and compelled him to spend a lot of time with medical personnel the past few days. Even so, Letang doesn't seem to be carrying a grudge and said he believes the three-game suspension Pacioretty received Monday is reasonable punishment.