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02-27-2013, 10:55 AM
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Originally Posted by Skating Tripods View Post
He came flying in, left his feet, and essentially tackled Liambas. The linesmen jumped on it pretty quickly, so there wasn't a whole lot more that happened, but he was ejected immediately and was chirping at the refs on the way down the tunnel.

It was announced as a 5 min major for fighting and a game misconduct, but I did see the attempt/intent to injure match penalty on the scoresheet after the game. Looking at the AHL Rulebook, it's an automatic $200 fine and review from the Commissioner's office. Probably don't see too many attempt/intent to injure match penalties go without a suspension.
Ha, ok now I get the Superman reference. Thanks for the scoop.

BTW, $200 fine? Sure drops down a bit from the NHL. Speeding tickets cost more than that.

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