Originally written on NY Rangers Blog  |  Last updated 4/24/12

OTTAWA, ON - JANUARY 30: Milan Michalek #9 of the Ottawa Senators handles the puck against the Montreal Canadiens during a game at Scotiabank Place on January 30, 2010 in Ottawa, Canada. (Photo by Phillip MacCallum/Getty Images)
Larry Brooks at the New York Post reports that Senators' high scoring winger Milan Michalek may be facing a suspension for Game 7 as a result of kicking Dan Girardi twice in the midsection with his skate blade.Brooks adds that the play was part of the scrum in front of Lundqvist that resulted in the second goal.Here's video. At the 14 second mark you can see Michalek and Girardi wrestling on the ice then Girardi jump-up with his hands raised looking for a referee to complain about the Michalek kick. Can't actually see the kick, but this is the best I've found... ...doesn't get much more despicable than a player using their skate as a weapon. Chris Simon was given 30 games for stepping on Jarkko Ruutu's foot, not sure if Michalek will get that many game but it should be significant.Remember to follow me on Twitter & Facebook or e-mail me at ...
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