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BREAKING: Canucks Defenceman Given Suspension for Blatant Hit

Published February 10, 2024 at 9:29 PM
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On Saturday, the Vancouver Canucks visited the Detroit Red Wings for an early afternoon tilt ahead of Super Bowl Weekend. During the game, Canucks defenceman gave Red Wings promising forward a blatant hit in the head causing chaos to endure. Forward Alex Debrincat and Defenceman Ian Cole dropped the mitts in response to the hit.

Zadorov given suspension for hitting Raymond



After meeting with the NHL Player's Safety Association, Nikita was given a 2 game suspension following an illegal check to the head on Red Wings forward Lucas Raymond.




Good on the NHL for giving further disciplianary action as hits like these have been far too common lately across the National Hockey League.
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