Lightning' Mike Kostka suffers concussion

The Tampa Bay Lightning have announced that Mike Kostka suffered a concussion after receiving an illegal hit to the head on Tuesday night while facing the Montreal Canadiens. Late in the third period, Kostka was skating and received an illegal hit from the Habs defenseman Douglas Murray. Kostka fell to the ice and laid motionless for several moments. Medics came to see him and...
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Bolts Kostka out indefinitely after Murray’s ‘dirty’ hit

A day after Tampa Bay D Mike Kostka suffered a blow to the head following an elbow delivered by Montreal D Douglas Murray, Lightning officials said Kostka will be out indefinitely after being diagnosed with a concussion. Murray, meanwhile, will have a hearing with the NHL Department of Player Safety today. The hearing reportedly will take place at 11 a.m. via phone, which means...
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Tampa Bay defenseman Mike Kostka gets elbowed in the face by Douglas Murray

Per Greg "Puck Daddy" Wyshynski, Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Mike Kostka missed a little time after Teemu Pulkkinen boarded him during the preseason, and April brings...Montreal Canadiens defenseman Douglas Murray also knocking out Kostka, though he did so with much more malice aforethought: Murray got a match penalty, which means that the NHL's Department...
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Douglas Murray Is Going To Be Suspended For This Awful Hit On Mike Kostka

Montreal Canadiens defenseman Douglas Murray delivered this disgusting hit to the head of Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Mike Kostka late in the third period of Tuesday night’s game in Tampa. After Kostka skates the puck into the Lightning’s offensive zone and throws a pass back to a teammate, Murray clearly leaves his feet and targets the head as he extends the elbow on Kostka...
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(video) Douglas Murray on Mike Kostka

Here's the video of the Douglas Murray on Mike Kostka. It's pretty clear that it's a shoulder to the head. Murray has a hearing with the NHL's department of player safety. Murray never been suspended by the NHL according to his player page on TSN.CA.Moment of impact on Murray-Kostka hit. #Habs #Bolts pic.twitter.com/NjNt4LYX19— NHLEXPERTPICKS.COM (@NHLexpertpicks) April 2, 2014
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Douglas Murray hit on Mike Kostka (GIFS)

GIF: Doug Murray elbowing Mike Kostka in the head. Awful. http://t.co/El6d6JAUyQ— Pat Iversen (@PatIversen) April 2, 2014Hab's defenseman Douglas Murray should be getting a long suspension from the NHL's Department of Player Safety after this dirty, bush-league hit on Lightning defenseman Mike Kostka. This is unacceptable. What's your prediction for this suspension?
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Douglas Murray Levels Mike Kostka With Extremely Dirty Hit

Montreal Canadiens defenseman Douglas Murray saw Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Mike Kostka had his head down and threw a flying elbow at him. Murray connected and Kostka was knocked out cold by the unnecessarily dirty hit. No doubt Brendan Shanahan will be suspending Murray for this one. [@PeteBlackburn] The post Douglas Murray Levels Mike Kostka With Extremely Dirty Hit appeared...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

The Significance Of Mike Kostka

It was reported on Sunday that Tampa claimed defenseman Mike Kostka off waivers from Chicago. In doing so, the Bolts did the Hawks a huge favor. According to Capgeek, the Blackhawks had 49 contracts on their books before Kostka was … Continue reading →The post The Significance Of Mike Kostka appeared first on Committed Indians.
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February 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Blackhawks Place Mike Kostka On Waivers

On Saturday, the Blackhawks placed defenseman Mike Kostka on waivers. Kostka, 28, has two goals and one assist in nine games with the Hawks this season.The post Blackhawks Place Mike Kostka On Waivers appeared first on Committed Indians.
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February 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Playoff game ends in stunning fashion

The Norfolk Admirals won Game 3 of the AHL Calder Cup Finals in overtime by a score of 1-0 after a dump-in ricocheted of a stanchion and straight into the goal.

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June 08, 2012  |  1 Comment

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