The Philadelphia Flyers gained an invaluable two points in Saturday’s 2-1 win against the Ottawa Senators as they continue to fight for playoff positioning in the standings.
As a result of a reckless check from forward Harry Zolnierczyk in the first period of that game, though, the team will be without his services for at least four [...]
It’s no longer “breaking news” that Claude Giroux of the Philadelphia Flyers has been suspended one game for his hit to the head of Dainius Zubrus in the Game Four loss on Sunday, but I thought I would weigh in on the subject.
The explanation provided by Brendan Shanahan suggests that Giroux recklessly delivered the hit out [...]
It only took about 52 hours, but as first reported by Dave Molinari of the Pittsburgh Post Gazette, Arron Asham has been suspended four games while James Neal has been suspended one game following the incidents that occurred in Sunday afternoon’s 8-4 win for the Philadelphia Flyers against the Pittsburgh Penguins.
From the Neal suspension video:
Brendan Shanahan, head disciplinarian for the NHL, announced via twitter that Zac Rinaldo has been suspended two games for his hit on Jonathan Ericsson last night in the Flyers’ 4-3 loss to the Detroit Red Wings.
Shanahan’s explanation for the suspension: “Ericsson reverses the puck and still is looking to his left when Rinaldo approaches from [...]