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Six games for Gustav Nyquist’s high stick? How dare you question NHL justice, sir

The National Hockey League suspended Detroit’s Gustav Nyquist six games for a high stick to the face of Minnesota’s Jared Spuregon. This was met with outrage ranging from mild to “wetting my pants so thoroughly that they are no longer flammable due to the moistness.” The NHL’s Department of Player Safety screwed up again, they said. Wrong. DOPS is a perfect, flawless institution...
Via The Comeback
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Red Wings' Gustav Nyquist suspended six games

NEW YORK (AP) -- Detroit Red Wings forward Gustav Nyquist was suspended for six games without pay by the NHL on Wednesday for high-sticking Minnesota Wild defenseman Jared Spurgeon in the face. On Sunday in Minnesota's 6-3 home victory, Spurgeon knocked Nyquist to the ice, and Nyquist came up swinging, using the blade of his stick to spear Spurgeon just below his left eye. Nyquist...
Via Associated Press
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Red Wings' Gustav Nyquist suspended six games for spearing opponent in the face

As soon as Gustav Nyquist jabbed his stick into the face of Jared Spurgeon as a retaliatory measure over the weekend, it was clear the Red Wings forward would be suspended. The only question was how long Nyquist would have to sit out as a result of the dirty and dangerous play.On Wednesday, the NHL provided an answer: Six games.Nyquist waived his right to an in-person hearing with...
Via FOX Sports
6 days ago

Red Wings forward Gustav Nyquist suspended 6 games

NEW YORK (AP) Detroit Red Wings forward Gustav Nyquist was suspended for six games without pay by the NHL on Wednesday for high-sticking Minnesota Wild defenseman Jared Spurgeon in the face. On Sunday in Minnesota's 6-3 home victory, Spurgeon knocked Nyquist to the ice, and Nyquist came up swinging, using the blade of his stick to spear Spurgeon just below his left eye. Nyquist...
Via Associated Press
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Gustav Nyquist Suspended 6 Games

During Sunday’s game against the Minnesota Wild, Gustav Nyquist high-sticked Jared Spurgeon in the face. While Nyquist was penalized on the play, he was not given a major penalty and/or a game misconduct. In case you missed it, here is the play: After the game, the NHL’s Department of Player Safety announced that Nyquist would have an in-person hearing for the play, which means...
Via Winging It In Motown
6 days ago

Red Wings’ Gustav Nyquist suspended six games for brutal high stick to face

The Detroit Red Wings will be without Gustav Nyquist at a critical time in the season.The young forward was suspended six games by the NHL on Wednesday for his brutal high stick to the face of Minnesota Wild forward Jared Spurgeon during Sunday’s game at Xcel Energy Center. Nyquist only was penalized for the high stick. He was not ejected from the game.The six-game ban will cost...
Via NESN.com
6 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Gustav Nyquist’s vicious high stick on Jared Spurgeon

Gustav Nyquist might have a bit of an anger problem. After he was cross-checked to the ice by Jared Spurgeon, Nyquist spun around and nailed Spurgeon in the face with a high stick.When you watch the video, note how Nyquist makes sure to catch Spurgeon in the face with the blase of his stick as opposed to the shaft. That’s a horrible, horrible play.Nyquist received a double-minor...
Via Puck Drunk Love
9 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Nyquist retaliates with a vicious high stick on Spurgeon

Watch as Gustav Nyquist viciously high sticks Jared Spurgeon.
Via SportsNetCanada
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Wings' Nyquist NHL's second star for March

Forward Gustav Nyquist has been carrying the offensive load for the Red Wings and the league has noticed. On Tuesday, the NHL named Nyquist its second star of the month for March. Nyquist was second in the league with 12 goals and tied for fifth with 18 points as the Wings went 7-6-2 and moved into seventh in the Eastern Conference. Nyquist, 24, had a six-game goal streak from March...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
April 01, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Gustav Nyquist scores amazing goal from no angle

YouTube Red Wings forward Gustav Nyquist is having some kind of last couple months.  Sunday against the Lightning, Nyquist was barreling in against goalie Ben Bishop.  Lightning defenseman Matt Carle’s hook prevented Nyquist from getting a shot off.  After the puck trickled away, that’s when Nyquist got nifty.  Nyquist has 11 goals and two assists during his nine-game point...
Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
March 30, 2014  |  Discuss
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