Thread: Post-Game Talk: WCQF Game 2: Hawks Win 4-3 in OT!
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04-15-2012, 01:50 AM
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Originally Posted by MagicSlap View Post
If you see it from above it looks way worse than it really was. Seeing it from a neutral angle shows that it's a hit, yes, and a stupid one but it exposes Smith. You see his head snap back you see his gloves flick off for no reason you see the full dive. Shaw was not in control of his body but to think he deserves anything more than a 2 minute penalty (5 at most, not a misconduct) is a joke, especially with people calling for 3 game suspension.
Agreed. I figured they would give him 2 at most for interference, and even that I thought shouldn't have been after seeing the tape. When they tossed him I nearly lost it.

Any further discipline for an act where he was CLEARLY trying to squeeze by and avoid contact would be ridiculous.

I think Shannahan has his work cut out for him tonight thanks to the other games that happened today, thankfully.

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