Injuries and suspensions
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05-14-2012, 12:42 PM
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Join Date: Feb 2002
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OK smartass enlighten me.
What I know is that
spearing is a major penalty or match penalty (the latter gaining an automatic suspension) no matter intentional or not. Even a spearing movement with no contact is
What I know as well is that Yemelin was suspended for a game for a soft spearing and Franzen dive after Franzen himself provoked Yemelin.
What I know as well is that Kalinin got 3 games for an unintentional and unfortunate crosscheck to the face (which everyone was considering a mistake), this shutting up all the talk about (un)tentional.
Then again, what's the reasoning for not suspending Nedved?
Accidental<->intentional. They have common sense on that. Can't remember a single incident of a player getting suspended for an accidental spear, which is actually a wrong term for it.
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