Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Deryk Engelland was suspended three games today for his hit on Chicago Blackhawks center Marcus Kruger Tuesday night.
Kruger was hit midway through the first period of the Blackhawks' 3-2 loss to the Penguins. He played the rest of the period but did not play the final two of that game. He is currently out with a concussion.
Engelland was not penalized for the hit in the game.
Here is the hit:
Jonathan Toews isn't doing himself any favors of trying to drop the Captain Serious nickname that has stuck with him since 2008.
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The Blackhawks captain and his girlfriend dressed up for a Halloween party on Tuesday night, and their costumes were on point:
We wonder how long it took to wash that paint off their face.
Pat Boyle, Jamal Mayers and Tracey Myers discuss the Blackhawks' penalty kill woes in the latest installment of the Blackhawks Talk Podcast.
They also break down the defensive pairings and Joel Quenneville's coaching after seven games.
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