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McLeod suspended 5 games by league

Colorado Avalanche forward Cody McLeod was suspended for five games by the NHL on Monday for his hit along the boards on Detroit Red Wings defenseman Niklas Kronwall last week. Kronwall was carried off the ice on a stretcher early in the first period after being rammed into the boards in the Red Wings' 4-2 win last Thursday. He suffered a concussion and cuts to the ear. McLeod...
Via AP on Fox
October 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Avs F Cody McLeod suspended 5 games by league

Colorado Avalanche forward Cody McLeod was suspended for five games by the NHL on Monday for his hit along the boards on Detroit Red Wings defenseman Niklas Kronwall last week. Kronwall was carried off the ice on a stretcher early in the first period after being rammed into the boards in the Red Wings' 4-2 win last Thursday. He suffered a concussion and cuts to the ear. McLeod...
Via AP on Fox
October 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Avalanche's McLeod suspended five games

Colorado Avalanche forward Cody McLeod has been suspended for five games without pay for boarding Detroit Red Wings defenseman Niklas Kronwall during NHL Game No. 107 in Denver on Thursday Oct. 17 the National Hockey League's Department of Player Safety announced today. The incident occurred at 2:13 of the first period. McLeod was assessed a five-minute major penalty and a game...
Via Pro Sports Daily
October 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Was Avalanche Forward McLeod’s Hit Truly A Cheapshot?

There is no reason to recap Colorado Avalanche left wing Cody McLeod’s hit on Detroit’s Niklas Kronwall. Likely you have all seen it and have formed your own opinions, mine however may be a bit different. I don’t think that the hit deserves the suspension that he will likely get. Yes it was illegal. Yes it was scary […]
Via Hyped Up Hockey
October 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Kronwall day-to-day; McLeod faces ban

Red Wings defenseman Niklas Kronwall, who was taken off the ice on a stretcher Thursday night after being hit into the boards by Avalanche forward Cody McLeod, is being listed as day-to-day with a mild concussion, according to Red Wings GM Ken Holland as reported by MLive.com. Kronwall was hit from behind by McLeod 2:13 into the first period of Thursday's 4-2 Red Wings win over...
Via Fox Sports
October 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Colorado's McLeod to have in-person hearing

Colorado Avalanche left wing Cody McLeod will have a hearing with the NHL Department of Player Safety Tuesday at the League's New York offices after a boarding incident during Thursday's game against the Detroit Red Wings at Pepsi Center. McLeod was offered the opportunity for an in-person hearing as required by provisions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement for any suspension...
Via Pro Sports Daily
October 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Avs’ Cody McLeod will attend hearing with NHL’s Department of Player Safety…On Tuesday…

Baffling news, per NHL.com: Colorado Avalanche left wing Cody McLeod will have a hearing with the NHL Department of Player Safety Tuesday at the League's New York offices after a boarding incident during Thursday's game against the Detroit Red Wings at Pepsi Center. McLeod was offered the opportunity for an in-person hearing as required by provisions of the Collective...
Via Kukla's Korner
October 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Avs announcer enjoyed Cody McLeod hit on Kronwall

So you think you despise Hawk Harrelson? Well you might want to add Colorado Avalanche play-by-play man Mike Haynes to the list of opposing announcers you flat out detest. Yeah I know Colorado has been about as relevant in the hockey world as some beer league rec team in Taylor but last night when Avalanche winger Cody McLeod delivered a nasty and cheap hit to Niklas Kronwall, Haynes...
Via The Majors Detroit
October 18, 2013  |  Discuss

In-Person Hearing Offered To Cody McLeod By The NHL

via NHL.com, Colorado Avalanche left wing Cody McLeod will have a hearing with the NHL Department of Player Safety for a boarding incident during Thursday's game against the Detroit Red Wings at Pepsi Center. McLeod was offered the opportunity for an in-person hearing as required by provisions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement for any suspension that can exceed...
Via Kukla's Korner
October 18, 2013  |  Discuss

WATCH: Niklas Kronwall leaves on stretcher after hit by Cody McLeod

Red Wings defenseman Niklas Kronwall had to be stretchered off the ice after his head was drilled into the boards by Colorado Avalanche forward Cody McLeod during the first period of Thursday’s game in Denver. The veteran d-man skated into the corner to play the puck and hunched over a bit, at which point McLeod made no attempt to slow his pursuit and continued full speed into...
Via NESN.com
October 17, 2013  |  Discuss
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