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Joe Thornton suspended two games for hit

Posted By DJ Bean On November 5, 2010 @ 4:30 pm In General | 1 Comment

Sharks captain Joe Thornton [1], known around these parts as that guy who wore No. 19 before Tyler Seguin [2], has been suspended for two games for his questionable hit to the head of Blues center David Perron, reports Pierre LeBrun of ESPN [3].

Colin Campbell [4] did not decide on the suspension because he was travelling, LeBrun writes. Instead, NHL [5] vice president of hockey operations Mike Murphy made the call.


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[4] Colin Campbell: http://media.weei.com/hockey/colin-campbell-nhl.htm

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