Jets Brendan Lemieux to have hearing for hit on Panthers Tro

Jets Brendan Lemieux to have hearing for hit on Panthers Tro


Winnipeg Jets left winger Brendan Lemieux will have a hearing for his illegal hit to the head on Florida Panthers forwardVincent Trocheck, the NHL Department of Player Safety announced on Saturday. A date for the DeMarcus Ware Jerseys hearing, or whether it will be over the phone or in-person, has not been announced as the team is returning from Finland.

Winnipegs Brendan Lemieux will have a hearing for an illegal check to the head on Floridas Vincent Trocheck. Day and time TBD Roger Staubach T Shirts .

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The illegal hit came in the second period of the Jets 4-2 lo son Friday in the second game of the NHL Global Series. Lemieux clipped Roger Staubach Jerseys Trocheck, who had just pa sed the puck, in the head as he skated past the centerman. Panthers defensemanMacKenzie Weegar then went after Lemieux in defense of Dak Prescott Hoodies Sweatshirts his teammate.

Lemieux received a match penalty for the hit and therefore, a game misconduct. The match penalty which is imposed on any player who deliberately attempts to injure or who deliberately injures an opponent in any manner, also comes with an indefinite suspension pending commi sionerreview,.

Keith Yandle's goal on the subsequent Panthers power play ended up being the game-winning goal.As for Trocheck, he mi sed the remainder of the second period but did return for the third as the Panthers Alfred Morris Jerseys split the two-game Dallas Cowboys Hoodies Sweatshirts series with the Jets.

Lemieux, the son of four-time Stanley Cup champion Claude, has played in 18 NHL games over two seasons with Winnipeg. Drafted 31st-overall in 2014 by Buffalo, he has one goal and 48 penalty minutes in his career