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James Reimer knocked out of Leafs-Habs game after Gionta collision

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Toronto might have a goalie issue after tonight as James Reimer was knocked out of action after getting dinged in the head by Brian Gionta. [more]

League disciplinarian Brendan Shanahan explains Brad Boyes suspension

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The league's hammer came down on Brad Boyes with a two-game suspension for his head to the head of Joe Colborne. Now, Brendan Shanahan has explained exactly why Boyes received the two-game penalty. [more]

Tampa Bay’s Pavel Kubina suspended for three games for head shot on Chicago’s Dave Bolland

Pavel Kubina will sit down for three games thanks to his reckless blow to the head of Chicago's Dave Bolland. [more]

Wild’s Antti Miettinen possibly has concussion from Dustin Brown hit last week

Remember the wicked hit that Minnesota's Antti Miettinen took from Kings forward Dustin Brown that saw Brown ejected from the game but not suspended? Turns out Miettinen may have gotten a concussion from that after all. [more]

Dustin Brown will not be suspended for his hit on Antti Miettinen

Kings fans can breathe a little easier today. Last night Kings captain Dustin Brown was given a five-minute major and a game misconduct for a head shot on Wild forward Antti Miettinen. With the NHL’s new rule regarding reckless and blindside blows to the head, Brown’s seemingly tough hit on Miettinen could’ve been cited for [more]