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Winchester added to injury report; Avs make nine cuts

The preseason injuries continue to pile up for the Colorado Avalanche’s bottom six forwards. Center Jesse Winchester was forced to leave Tuesday night’s preseason game against the Flames in Calgary, Alberta, and has since been diagnosed with a concussion. The Avalanche signed Winchester in free agency to improve their depth and the talent on their fourth line. Every concussion...
Via Mile High Sports
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Panthers' Gudbranson, Winchester to miss several games

SUNRISE, Fla. -- The injury bug has hit the Florida Panthers again. Florida will be without defenseman Erik Gudbranson and winger Jesse Winchester for the next couple weeks as both are nursing lower-body injuries. Panthers coach Peter Horachek said the players' scans came back negative, but both would be out for "more than a week." The Panthers recalled defenseman Mike...
Via Fox Sports Florida
March 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Panthers' Winchester suspended 3 games for hit on Kelly

Add another to the Shanaban List.Florida Panthers center Jesse Winchester was suspended for three games by the NHL for his elbow to Bruins forward Chris Kelly.Three games is rather significant, as a hit like this in previous years probably would not have seen more than two. Combine that with the fact that Winchester has never been fined or suspended at any point in his career, it...
Via BruinsLife
November 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Jesse Winchester Suspended Three Games for Elbowing Bruins’ Chris Kelly (Video)

Florida Panthers forward Jesse Winchester has been suspended three games by the NHL for his dangerous elbow to the head of Boston Bruins center Chris Kelly during Thursday’s game at TD Garden. “Rather than make a legal check, Winchester elevates and extends his left elbow, making significant contact with Kelly’s head,” said Brendan Shanahan of the league’s Department of...
Via NESN.com
November 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Winchester has scheduled hearing for high-hit on Kelly

Florida's Jesse Winchester will have a telephone disciplinary hearing at 4:30 tomorrow to discuss his high hit on Chris Kelly last night.FLA's Jesse Winchester has 4:30 pm ET telephone disciplinary hearing with NHL for his hit on BOS's Chris Kelly.— Bob McKenzie (@TSNBobMcKenzie) November 8, 2013No penalty was called on the play, and Kelly eventually got up under...
Via BruinsLife
November 08, 2013  |  Discuss

WATCH: Jesse Winchester elbows Chris Kelly in the head

Is it just us, or has the start of this NHL season featured a ridiculous number of brutal and unnecessary hits to the head? You can add another one to the list as Florida's Jesse Winchester landed a flying elbow on Boston's Chris Kelly.  As awful as this hit is, it might be worse that there wasn't a penalty called on the play. Winchester sees Kelly, lines him up, jumps...
Via Puck Drunk Love
November 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Jesse Winchester Hits Bruins’ Chris Kelly With Nasty Elbow, No Penalty is Called (GIF)

Jesse Winchester will likely receive a call from Brendan Shanahan and the NHL’s Department of Player Safety over the next 24 hours for his nasty elbow to the head of Bruins center Chris Kelly during the first period of Thursday’s game. The Panthers forward not only delivered a vicious elbow with Kelly’s head being the principal point of contact, it also appeared that his skates...
Via NESN.com
November 07, 2013  |  Discuss
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