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Rangers' John Moore suspended 5 games for vicious hit (VIDEO)

The NHL suspended New York Rangers defenseman John Moore five games without pay for his nasty and illegal check Monday on Minnesota Wild forward Erik Haula.Moore was assessed a match penalty for his cheap shot during the game, when he used his elbow to drill Haula in the head.The league considers Moore a repeat offender, having earned a two-game suspension during last season'...
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John Moore Suspended 5 Games

NY Rangers' John Moore suspended 5 games for an illegal check to the head of Minnesota's Erik Haula. Video: — NHL Player Safety (@NHLPlayerSafety) October 29, 2014 After getting 2 games for last years hit, the NHL climbed the ladder and this time went to 5 games for John Moore. Tough break, but he continue reading...
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Kostka to Replace Moore; Stepan’s Return; New Lines

With the expected lengthy suspension for John Moore, Rangers fans have been speculating that a defensive call-up might be in the team’s future. However, Alain Vigneault put that thought process to rest stating today that there will be no call-ups right now. Which means Michael Kostka will get a chance to redeem himself starting Saturday night. But Vigneault did add that he might...
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John Moore to have in-person meeting with NHL Player Safety

NY Rangers’ John Moore will have an in-person hearing tomorrow afternoon at the NHL office in New York City. — NHL Player Safety (@NHLPlayerSafety) October 28, 2014 It was questionable as to whether or not Chris Kreider would be suspended for running over Jonas Brodin (he won’t be), but it was pretty obvious that now continue reading...
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Moore Offered In Person Hearing; No Supplementary Discipline for Kreider

The NHL announced this afternoon that John Moore has been offered an in-person hearing for his head shot on the Minnesota Wild’s  Erik Haula. A date and time has not been determined, but it will happen before the Rangers next game Saturday night. Moore has the option to reject the in-person hearing, however, the NHL Office of Player Safety can then suspend him 6+ games. …head...
Via NY Rangers Blog
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Rangers John Moore to Have Hearing for Dirty Hit on Haula

The NHL's Department of Player Safety will have a hearing with John Moore for his dirty, high, dangerous hit on Minnesota Wild forward Erik Haula. Scott Lewis, Sports Net -- New York Rangers defenseman John Moore will have face a supplementary discipline hearing as a result of his check to the head of Minnesota Wild forward Erik Haula on Monday night.John Shannon on Twitter...
Via Goon's World
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(Video) John Moore's head shot on Erik Haula

At the 07:12 mark of the second period, New York Rangers forward John Moore was given a match penalty for this dirty, dangerous, inexcusable head shot on Wild forward Erik Haula.This hit is worthy of a suspension  and should land Moore a game or two vacation. Because this penalty is a match penalty, it will reviewed by the NHL. There is no excuse for this dirty hit. John Moore...
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