NHL suspends Zach Sill two games for boarding Adam McQuaid


The NHL announced a two-game suspension for Washington Capitals forward Zach Sill‘s boarding hit on Boston Bruins defenseman Adam McQuaid.

Three things factored into the decision, according to the league: that it was a boarding hit, Sill’s lack of a disciplinary history and the fact that McQuaid was shaken up on the play.

You can see multiple angles on that check and a fuller explanation in the video below.