Originally written on Goon's World  |  Last updated 11/11/14

NEWARK, NJ - FEBRUARY 07: Brendan Shanahan #18 of the New Jersey Devils skates against the Los Angeles Kings at the Prudential Center on February 7, 2009 in Newark, New Jersey.The Kings defeated the Devils 3-1. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

So Brendan Shanahan the Vice President of the Department of Player Safety was busy the day after the first night of the Stanley Cup Playoffs.

First Shanahan fined Nashville Predators defenseman Shew Weber the NHL maximum of $2,500.00 and then suspended Canucks forward Bryon Bitz for two games for boarding Kyle Clifford, Bitz was assessed a major penalty and given game misconduct for boarding. Personally, the play in question, looked more like a hit to the head and an elbow.
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