Originally posted on NESN.com  |  Last updated 11/28/11

CHICAGO - OCTOBER 30: Max Pacioretty #67 of the Montreal Canadiens skates the puck through the neutral zone on the offensive rush away from Patrick Kane #88 of the Chicago Blackhawks at the United Center on October 30, 2009 in Chicago, Illinois. The Blackhawks defeated the Canadiens 3-2. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)
Canadiens forward Max Pacioretty, who became well-known amongst Bruins fans for Zdeno Chara's hit on him last season, has received a three-game suspension for delivering an illegal hit to the head of Penguins defenseman Kris Letang. Pacioretty hit Letang with an elbow during the third period of Saturday night's game at the Bell Centre in Montreal. Letang was skating across the high slot with his head down when Pacioretty came up high with an elbow, which sent the Pittsburgh defenseman spinning to the ice and blood flowing from his face. The hit happened with the score tied 3-3. Letang reportedly...
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