Found February 13, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
Philadelphia Flyers center Zac Rinaldo will have a hearing with the NHL on Monday in regard to his charging minor he was assessed during the team's loss to the Detroit Red Wings. Rinaldo blasted Detroit's Jonathan Ericsson midway through the first period of the Red Wings' 4-3 victory over the Flyers on Sunday. The 21-year-old Rinaldo has collected one goal, six assists and 156 penalty minutes this season.
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