Keith to have hearing with NHL


Chicago defenseman Duncan Keith will have a disciplinary hearing with the NHL over his high-stick to the face of Kings forward Jeff Carter last night in Los Angeles.

The hearing will take place at 1:30 pm ET.

Game 4 of the Western Conference finals goes tomorrow in Los Angeles.

Keith was given a double-minor for high sticking Carter:

Keith has a history of supplementary discipline. The 29-year-old was suspended five games last March for an elbow to the head of Vancouver’s Daniel Sedin.

“It was accidental,” Keith said of his high stick on Carter. “I wanted to give him a tap but not where I got him. I felt bad.”

Update: Here’s a different angle of the play for your consideration…