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By Mark Allred Follow Me On Twitter @BlackAndGold277
Boston Bruins forward Brad Marchand will have a hearing with the National Hockey Leagues Player Safety Committee tomorrow for his actions in last night’s regular season game number 80 matchup against the Tampa Bay Lightning.
Boston’s Brad Marchand will have a hearing tomorrow morning for spearing Tampa Bay’s Jake Dotchin.
— NHL Player Safety (@NHLPlayerSafety) April 5, 2017
The incident happened late in the first period at the 19:20 mark when Marchand took a cross-check to the back from defenseman Jake Dotchin. Marchand took exception to the shot from behind and speared the Tampa Bay player in the midsection resulting in a 10-minute game misconduct.
Brad Marchand given five minutes for spearing Dotchin in the groin pic.twitter.com/f9txhbYtGL
— Pete Blackburn (@PeteBlackburn) April 4, 2017
— The Boston Globe (@BostonGlobe) April 5, 2017
— NESN (@NESN) April 5, 2017
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