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<a href="http://www.mogreet.com/moshare/it/" class="moshare-button-21" data-message="The NHL Department of Player Safety suspended Blackhawks defenseman, Duncan Keith, for five games following a nasty elbow to the head of Canucks forward Daniel Sedin. While Keith is a key player in the Blackhawks lineup, Daniel Sedin (out indefinitely) leads the Canucks with 30 goals and will most likely be a bigger loss to his team. Five minutes prior to the elbow, Keith was checked hard into the boards by Sedin, fueling suspicion that the elbow was premeditated retaliation. "Under the terms of the Collective Bargaining Agreement, and based on his average annual salary, Keith will forfeit $149,688.15." Umm...that sucks.
Here's Brendan Shanahan's explanation of the ruling:
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Keith will miss the following five games: March 25 vs Nashville March 27 @ New Jersey March 29 vs St. Louis March 31 @ Nashville April 1 vs Minnesota
Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Duncan Keith will have a telephone hearing with NHL disciplinarian Brendan Shanahan on Friday.Keith could be facing a suspension for elbowing Vancouver Canucks left wing Daniel Sedin during Wednesday night's game.Sedin played on one more shift after the hit before leaving the game for good. He was ruled out of Thursday's game against Dallas and...
Canucks left winger Daniel Sedin has returned to Vancouver after taking an elbow to the head in a game against Chicago.
A team spokesperson confirmed Thursday that Sedin flew home following Vancouver's 2-1 overtime loss to the Blackhawks a night earlier, when Sedin was sidelined by a hit from Chicago defenseman Duncan Keith in the first period.
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On Wednesday night, the game between the Blackhawks and Canucks saw emotions come to a boil after Duncan Keith made this high hit on Daniel Sedin: Daniel did not return to the game after the hit. However, as TSN pointed … Continue reading →
Duncan Keith may be applauded in Boston for his recent hit on Daniel Sedin, but Brendan Shanahan probably isn't happy for what went down during the Blackhawks-Canucks game on Wednesday night in Chicago. Keith came up high with a vicious elbow directed at the Canucks forward's head, as seen in the video below.
Vancouver Canucks left wing Daniel Sedin left Wednesday's game against the Chicago Blackhawks in the first period.
Sedin exited the contest shortly after he was elbowed in the head by Blackhawks defenseman Duncan Keith.
Although he played on a subsequent power play, Sedin did not return to the game. Earlier in the period, Sedin had hit Keith in the head with his shoulder.
Just in case there was any lingering doubt, Daniel Sedin has been diagnosed with a concussion, as confirmed by TSN yesterday. The waiting game begins as the Canucks continue to assess Daniel on the road to recovery.
Despite struggling in recent weeks, the Vancouver Canucks still hold a comfortable lead atop the Northwest Division.
They may struggle even more if they're forced to play without Daniel Sedin.
With Sedin's status uncertain, the Canucks will try to cool off the surging Dallas Stars at American Airlines Center on Thursday night.
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