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Brendan Shanahan explains the suspension. An illegal hit, launching himself while targeting the head.
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New Jersey Devils forward Adam Henrique has been named the NHL's rookie of the month for December.Henrique was tops among first-year players with 13 points (five goals, eight assists) in 14 games. He also had a plus-nine rating in the month.The 21-year-old is second among rookies with 28 points (10 goals, 18 assists) in 34 games entering Monday's action.Other finalists for...
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Devils center led rookies in points in December
NEW YORK (January 2, 2012) -- Devils forward Adam Henrique, who led all rookies in scoring with 13 points (five goals, eight assists) and posted a +9 ...
When Brendan Shanahan took over as the director of player discipline, it was to cut down on boarding calls and hits to the head.
There were even rules added for these kinds of hits, to try to curb the onslaught of concussions in the league.
However, there is still one player that continues to make the same hits he did before the rules changed. That player is Raffi Torres. The...
Matchup- Devils (21-15-1 - 43 points) @ Senators (19-15-5 - 43 points)
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Last 10: New Jersey 7-3-0 / Ottawa 6-3-1
Projected starting goalies - Martin Brodeur (NJ) vs. Craig Anderson (OTT)
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Chicago Blackhawks forward Dan Carcillo was suspended indefinitely on Tuesday, pending a hearing with NHL discipline czar Brendan Shanahan.
Dan Carcillo was suspended indefinitely on Tuesday in wake of his hit on Edmonton's Tom Gilbert. On Wednesday, Carcillo learned his fate, and he is definitely suspended for seven games, NHL vice president of player safety Brendan Shanahan announced. Shanahan summed the decision up using three key points. One, the league took into account that the action was boarding. "Carcillo...
The New Jersey Devils ended December with nine wins in 12 games and they'll try to keep things headed in the right direction when they kick off the New Year tonight at Ottawa's Scotiabank Place.
Brendan Shanahan on the five game suspension given to Rene Bourque.
Repeat offender of dirty hits, Dan Carcillo, of the Chicago Blackhawks, received a seven-game suspension tonight for his hit on Tom Gilbert of the Edmonton Oilers.
Carcillo was also suspended back in October under the reign of Brendan Shanahan.
Here’s the Shanahan explanation:
Carcillo’s Monday game was a much-anticipated return after being sidelined with a concussion...
The HQ has never been one to hide from calling people out when it comes to poor play on the ice...Raffi Torres is on the league's list and, now, Dan Carcillo can't be too far behind...Especially, after last night...Again...((HT: CSNChicago/NHL/LoFFen1987))If the hearing with the league is in house with Brendan Shanahan, it could be for more than five games in length. Carcillo...