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TSN
NHL seeks dismissal of concussion claims by prospective player spouses, widowsTSN Senior Correspondent The National Hockey League is opposing an attempt by
NHL seeks dismissal of concussion claims by prospective player spouses, widows
TSN / Posted 7 hours ago
TSN Senior Correspondent The National Hockey League is opposing an attempt by former players to file claims on behalf of the wives and next of kin of brain-damaged players. Lawyers for the players, who are suing the NHL over its handling of... Read more
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TSN
Decision on Wideman appeal could take daysTSN Senior Hockey Reporter A decision from NHL commissioner Gary Bettman on Ca
Decision on Wideman appeal could take days
TSN / Posted 12 hours ago
TSN Senior Hockey Reporter A decision from NHL commissioner Gary Bettman on Calgary Flames defenceman Dennis Wideman’s appeal of a 20-game suspension for physical abuse of an official could take days to be rendered. If recent history is any... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Micheal Ferland brings uncle Greg along for Calgary Flames' annual fathers' tripWatch hockey or hit the hay. Those were the house rules when Greg Ferland was
Micheal Ferland brings uncle Greg along for Calgary Flames' annual fathers' trip
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
Watch hockey or hit the hay. Those were the house rules when Greg Ferland was a young lad. “Hockey is huge in our family,” Greg said. “I remember when I was growing up as a kid, my mom would always say, ‘If you want to stay up late, you’ve gotta... Read more
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TSN
Wideman awaits Bettman's decisionDennis Wideman is waiting for NHL commissioner Gary Bettman's decision when it
Wideman awaits Bettman's decision
TSN / Posted yesterday
Dennis Wideman is waiting for NHL commissioner Gary Bettman's decision when it comes to his appeal on a 20-game suspension the league handed the defenceman last week. According to TSN Hockey Insider Darren Dreger, Wednesday's hearing took over six... Read more
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TSN
Wideman awaits Bettman's decision on appealDennis Wideman is waiting for NHL commissioner Gary Bettman's decision when it
Wideman awaits Bettman's decision on appeal
TSN / Posted yesterday
Dennis Wideman is waiting for NHL commissioner Gary Bettman's decision when it comes to his appeal on a 20-game suspension the league handed the defenceman last week. According to TSN Hockey Insider Darren Dreger, Wednesday's hearing took over six... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
30 Thoughts: What's behind Crosby's scoring surgeMost centres are asked to play low in the defensive zone. It can help you trans
30 Thoughts: What's behind Crosby's scoring surge
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 2 days ago
Most centres are asked to play low in the defensive zone. It can help you transition to offence with speed, but it also means you have a longer skate and increases the possibility a scoring chance disappears by the time you get there. We know coaches... Read more
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Covers.com
How to beat the Super Bowl 50 'Betting Blues' -But there’s no quick fix for the Super Bowl blues. February marks the first mo
How to beat the Super Bowl 50 'Betting Blues' -
Covers.com / Posted 3 days ago
But there’s no quick fix for the Super Bowl blues. February marks the first month of what will be a long and painful stretch for football bettors, who have gorged on weekly pigskin since the fall. Whether it was college football on Saturday’s or the... Read more
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TSN
Hockey world watching Bettman’s decision on Wideman banTSN Senior Hockey Reporter When NHL commissioner Gary Bettman hears Calgary Fl
Hockey world watching Bettman’s decision on Wideman ban
TSN / Posted 3 days ago
TSN Senior Hockey Reporter When NHL commissioner Gary Bettman hears Calgary Flames’ defenceman Dennis Wideman’s appeal to reduce his 20-game suspension for a cross-check to linesman Don Henderson in New York on Wednesday, more than just the NHL... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Weekend Takeaways: Oilers among many teams hard to pegNHL teams just can’t get their narratives straight. At least not for long. Goi
Weekend Takeaways: Oilers among many teams hard to peg
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 3 days ago
NHL teams just can’t get their narratives straight. At least not for long. Going into the weekend, the Montreal Canadiens were in freefall, destined to miss the playoffs. The debate was whether they should tank, not trade for help. The Edmonton... Read more
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The Morning Call
Why is fighting vanishing from the NHL?As the last of the game's true enforcers, teammates revered Scott for protectin
Why is fighting vanishing from the NHL?
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
As the last of the game's true enforcers, teammates revered Scott for protecting them on the ice, while many fans who believe fighting should be eradicated from the game reviled him. But here's the thing about fighting and Scott: In recent seasons... Read more
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Calgary Sun
5 Burning Questions facing the Calgary FlamesAnother week, another attempt at climbing out of that deep hole the Calgary Fla
5 Burning Questions facing the Calgary Flames
Calgary Sun / Posted 4 days ago
Another week, another attempt at climbing out of that deep hole the Calgary Flames dug themselves into earlier this season. But can they actually make progress? No, we’re serious this time. They have been saying all the right things for weeks.... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Calgary Flames snapshots -- Dennis Wideman's appeal set for WednesdayThe appeal date is set for Dennis Wideman. The NHLPA, on behalf of the Calgary
Calgary Flames snapshots -- Dennis Wideman's appeal set for Wednesday
Calgary Sun / Posted 4 days ago
The appeal date is set for Dennis Wideman. The NHLPA, on behalf of the Calgary Flames defencemen, will challenge a 20-game suspension that was delivered to Wideman for his hit on linesman Don Henderson during a Jan. 27 game against the Nashville... Read more
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SiliconANGLE
Super Bowl wearables and other hot sports tech: Holo table, Reebok and moreThe Super Bowl is known for groundbreaking commercials, but the tech involved w
Super Bowl wearables and other hot sports tech: Holo table, Reebok and more
SiliconANGLE / Posted 4 days ago
The Super Bowl is known for groundbreaking commercials, but the tech involved with such a large scale event is also impressive and is certain to influence the entire sports industry. Here we take a look at the latest tech developments in sports, from... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
New evidence could be heard at Dennis Wideman's appealWideman was handed a 20-game ban for knocking linesman Don Henderson to the ice
New evidence could be heard at Dennis Wideman's appeal
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 5 days ago
Wideman was handed a 20-game ban for knocking linesman Don Henderson to the ice in a Jan. 27 game against the Nashville Predators. According to Sportsnet’s Damien Cox, anybody involved in the appeal hearing can introduce new evidence that wasn’t... Read more
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TSN
Thumbs up to Wideman decision, Jackets' lottery oddsHost, TSN The Reporters with Dave Hodge Let me list several things that pertai
Thumbs up to Wideman decision, Jackets' lottery odds
TSN / Posted 5 days ago
Host, TSN The Reporters with Dave Hodge Let me list several things that pertain to the Dennis Wideman suspension and suggest that everyone should be able to agree, as follows: The Calgary Flames’ defenceman had an exemplary record of behaviour... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Dennis Wideman's appeal hearing to take place WednesdayDennis Wideman's appeal hearing will be held on Wednesday in NYC. The appeal w
Dennis Wideman's appeal hearing to take place Wednesday
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 5 days ago
Dennis Wideman's appeal hearing will be held on Wednesday in NYC. The appeal will be heard by NHL commissioner Gary Bettman. Henderson had his back to Wideman, who seemed to give the official a shove as the two made contact. The 32-year-old... Read more
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TSN
Thumbs up to Wideman decision, Blue Jackets' lottery oddsHost, TSN The Reporters with Dave Hodge Let me list several things that pertai
Thumbs up to Wideman decision, Blue Jackets' lottery odds
TSN / Posted 5 days ago
Host, TSN The Reporters with Dave Hodge Let me list several things that pertain to the Dennis Wideman suspension and suggest that everyone should be able to agree, as follows: The Calgary Flames’ defenceman had an exemplary record of behaviour... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Car accident a blessing in disguise for Oilers' Zack KassianThe 25-year-old was acquired from the Vancouver Canucks on July 1 for Brandon P
Car accident a blessing in disguise for Oilers' Zack Kassian
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 6 days ago
The 25-year-old was acquired from the Vancouver Canucks on July 1 for Brandon Prust but never ended up playing a regular season game with the Habs. Kassian entered a substance abuse program after being involved in an early-morning car accident in... Read more
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ESPN
Wideman on suspension: 'I'm really disappointed'Speaking for the first time since he was suspended 20 games for hitting linesma
Wideman on suspension: 'I'm really disappointed'
ESPN / Posted 6 days ago
Speaking for the first time since he was suspended 20 games for hitting linesman Don Henderson, Calgary Flames defenseman Dennis Wideman apologized on Thursday for his actions but said he is 'pretty disappointed' with the punishment. "Firstly, I... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Why is fighting vanishing from the NHL?As the last of the game's true enforcers, teammates revered Scott for protectin
Why is fighting vanishing from the NHL?
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
As the last of the game's true enforcers, teammates revered Scott for protecting them on the ice while many fans who believe fighting should be eradicated from the game reviled him. But here's the thing about fighting and Scott: In recent seasons he... Read more
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TSN
Proper concussion protocol used with Wideman?TSN Senior Hockey Reporter The NHL is reviewing whether or not the Calgary Fla
Proper concussion protocol used with Wideman?
TSN / Posted 6 days ago
TSN Senior Hockey Reporter The NHL is reviewing whether or not the Calgary Flames properly followed the league’s concussion protocol with defenceman Dennis Wideman during the Jan. 27 game in which he cross-checked linesman Don Henderson. The NHL... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Move to let banned defenceman Dennis Wideman practise with Calgary Flames a curious decisionMere days after using a concussion as part of his “temporary insanity” defence,
Move to let banned defenceman Dennis Wideman practise with Calgary Flames a curious decision
Calgary Sun / Posted 6 days ago
Mere days after using a concussion as part of his “temporary insanity” defence, Dennis Wideman was back on the ice Thursday morning. Yes, eight days after Wideman allegedly suffered the type of brain injury the NHL claims to be on high alert for,... Read more
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TSN
NHL reviewing if proper concussion protocol used with WidemanTSN Senior Hockey Reporter The NHL is reviewing whether or not the Calgary Fla
NHL reviewing if proper concussion protocol used with Wideman
TSN / Posted 7 days ago
TSN Senior Hockey Reporter The NHL is reviewing whether or not the Calgary Flames properly followed the league’s concussion protocol with defenceman Dennis Wideman during the Jan. 27 game in which he cross-checked linesman Don Henderson. The NHL... Read more
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Business Wire
FREE Upper Deck NHL® Cards Available Throughout Canada and the USA for National Hockey Card Day this Saturday, February 6!CARLSBAD, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In an effort to encourage category growth an
FREE Upper Deck NHL® Cards Available Throughout Canada and the USA for National Hockey Card Day this Saturday, February 6!
Business Wire / Posted 7 days ago
CARLSBAD, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In an effort to encourage category growth and engage new collectors, Upper Deck is working with its Certified Diamond Dealers, the NHL® and the NHLPA to produce hundreds of thousands of hockey card packs that will... Read more
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TSN
NHL reviewing whether Flames followed proper concussion protocol with WidemanTSN Senior Hockey Reporter The NHL is reviewing whether or not the Calgary Fla
NHL reviewing whether Flames followed proper concussion protocol with Wideman
TSN / Posted 7 days ago
TSN Senior Hockey Reporter The NHL is reviewing whether or not the Calgary Flames properly followed the league’s concussion protocol with defenceman Dennis Wideman during the Jan. 27 game in which he cross-checked linesman Don Henderson. The NHL... Read more
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Calgary Sun
WidemanCalgary Flames defenceman Dennis broke his silence Thursday, issuing a public
Wideman
Calgary Sun / Posted 7 days ago
Calgary Flames defenceman Dennis broke his silence Thursday, issuing a public apology to linesman Don Henderson and saying he is “disappointed” with the 20-game suspension he was handed by the NHL after his ugly collision with the official... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Dennis Wideman clears concussion protocol, apologizesWideman, who was in Toronto for his hearing Tuesday, returned to Flames practic
Dennis Wideman clears concussion protocol, apologizes
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 7 days ago
Wideman, who was in Toronto for his hearing Tuesday, returned to Flames practice in Calgary Thursday. The NHLPA and the Flames used “medical evidence” as part of its defence of Wideman during the hearing, and the player did appear dazed before... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Wideman's 20-Game Ban Doesn't Fit the CrimeOn Wednesday, the NHL put a definite number on Dennis Wideman’s heretofore inde
Wideman's 20-Game Ban Doesn't Fit the Crime
Bleacher Report / Posted 7 days ago
On Wednesday, the NHL put a definite number on Dennis Wideman’s heretofore indefinite suspension: 20 games. It’s an incredibly severe punishment, one of the longest in NHL history, but given the importance of protecting on-ice officials, the desire... Read more
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Daily Mail
NHL suspends Wideman 20 games for abuse of officialNHL player who brutally slammed official to the ground is SUSPENDED for 20 game
NHL suspends Wideman 20 games for abuse of official
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
NHL player who brutally slammed official to the ground is SUSPENDED for 20 games Dennis Wideman was suspended for violating the league rule on physical abuse of officials after he knocked down linesman Don Henderson The NHL said Wideman was... Read more
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WRAL Sports Fan
NHL suspends Wideman 20 games for abuse of officialNEW YORK — The NHL barred Calgary Flames defenseman Dennis Wideman 20 games on
NHL suspends Wideman 20 games for abuse of official
WRAL Sports Fan / Posted 7 days ago
NEW YORK — The NHL barred Calgary Flames defenseman Dennis Wideman 20 games on Wednesday for cross-checking a linesman last week, the second-longest suspension in NHL history for abusing an official. Wideman was suspended for violating the league... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Calgary Flames defenceman Dennis Wideman's hit on linesman under microscopeThe NHL is looking into whether Dennis was a Menace. And if it’s determined he
Calgary Flames defenceman Dennis Wideman's hit on linesman under microscope
Calgary Sun / Posted 7 days ago
The NHL is looking into whether Dennis was a Menace. And if it’s determined he was, you can expect a considerable fine and suspension following an ugly crosscheck Flames defenceman Dennis Wideman delivered to the back of linesman Don Henderson on... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Captain Giordano feels for suspended teammateThe NHL didn’t buy Dennis Wideman’s side of the story. Calgary Flames captain
Captain Giordano feels for suspended teammate
Calgary Sun / Posted 7 days ago
The NHL didn’t buy Dennis Wideman’s side of the story. Calgary Flames captain Mark Giordano remains convinced his teammate — honestly, truly — didn’t mean to flatten linesman Don Henderson last week. Wideman was dinged Wednesday with a 20-game... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Calgary Flames defenceman Jakub Nakladal ready for NHL stormYessir. As members of the AHL’s Stockton Heat split for the minor-league all-s
Calgary Flames defenceman Jakub Nakladal ready for NHL storm
Calgary Sun / Posted 7 days ago
Yessir. As members of the AHL’s Stockton Heat split for the minor-league all-star break, defenceman Jakub Nakladal had received a heads-up he might be needed in Calgary, so Wednesday’s summons wasn’t a total surprise. Willing? You bet. In fact,... Read more
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Calgary Sun
NHL got it right with 20-game ban for Flames defencemanColin Campbell and the NHL got it right this time. You simply can’t hit an off
NHL got it right with 20-game ban for Flames defenceman
Calgary Sun / Posted 7 days ago
Colin Campbell and the NHL got it right this time. You simply can’t hit an official. It doesn’t matter if you are dinged, dazed, dazzled or just dumb — you are responsible for your own actions. Dennis Wideman’s crosscheck to the back of linesman... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Flames' Dennis Wideman suspended 20 gamesThe NHL would probably rather endorse a John-Scott-for-Hart-Trophy campaign tha
Flames' Dennis Wideman suspended 20 games
Calgary Sun / Posted 7 days ago
The NHL would probably rather endorse a John-Scott-for-Hart-Trophy campaign than see this particular storyline — complete with cringe-worthy replays — play out much longer. Trouble is, the Dennis Wideman v. Linesman saga isn’t over yet. Far from... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
The NHL didn't like Dennis Wideman's ugly hit – so it banned him for 20 gamesLet’s get this straight before we go any further: hockey fans don’t do nuance.
The NHL didn't like Dennis Wideman's ugly hit – so it banned him for 20 games
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 7 days ago
Let’s get this straight before we go any further: hockey fans don’t do nuance. Oh, make no mistake, we like to argue. These days, it’s pretty much all we seem to do. Throw out a topic – a contending team’s chances, a star player’s legacy, the color... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Sean Monahan busts out of slump in Flames 4-1 win over HurricanesCalgary Flames' Mark Giordano celebrates his goal during second period NHL hock
Sean Monahan busts out of slump in Flames 4-1 win over Hurricanes
Brandon Sun / Posted 7 days ago
Calgary Flames' Mark Giordano celebrates his goal during second period NHL hockey action against the Carolina Hurricanes in Calgary, Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh CALGARY - Calgary's Sean Monahan broke out of a slump in a... Read more
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TSN
Monahan dominates, Flames roast 'CanesCALGARY - Sean Monahan had a goal and three assists to lead the Calgary Flames
Monahan dominates, Flames roast 'Canes
TSN / Posted 7 days ago
CALGARY - Sean Monahan had a goal and three assists to lead the Calgary Flames to a 4-1 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes, breaking out of a slump in a big way Wednesday night . Calgary broke a 1-1 tie midway through the second period when... Read more
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The News & Observer
Monahan powers Flames to 4-1 win over Hurricanes | News & Observer February 4, 2016 12:57 AM Calgary Flames' Sean Monahan,
Monahan powers Flames to 4-1 win over Hurricanes
The News & Observer / Posted 7 days ago
| News & Observer February 4, 2016 12:57 AM Calgary Flames' Sean Monahan, left, celebrates his goal with teammate Johnny Gaudreau during the third... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Monahan's 4 points lead Flames past HurricanesCalgary broke a 1-1 tie midway through the second period when Monahan set-up go
Monahan's 4 points lead Flames past Hurricanes
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 7 days ago
Calgary broke a 1-1 tie midway through the second period when Monahan set-up goals 38 seconds apart by all-stars Mark Giordano and Johnny Gaudreau. Dougie Hamilton also scored for Calgary (22-24-3). The Flames snap a three-game losing streak and... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Calgary Flames break out of slump with 4-1 win over Carolina HurricanesSean Monahan had a goal and three assists to lead the Calgary Flames to a 4-1 v
Calgary Flames break out of slump with 4-1 win over Carolina Hurricanes
The Globe and Mail / Posted 8 days ago
Sean Monahan had a goal and three assists to lead the Calgary Flames to a 4-1 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes, breaking out of a slump in a big way Wednesday night. Calgary broke a 1-1 tie midway through the second period when Monahan set-up... Read more
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TSN
Monahan dominates, Flames roast HurricanesCALGARY - Sean Monahan had a goal and three assists to lead the Calgary Flames
Monahan dominates, Flames roast Hurricanes
TSN / Posted 8 days ago
CALGARY - Sean Monahan had a goal and three assists to lead the Calgary Flames to a 4-1 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes, breaking out of a slump in a big way Wednesday night . Calgary broke a 1-1 tie midway through the second period when... Read more
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Denver Post
NHL suspends Wideman 20 games for abuse of officialNEW YORK (AP) — The NHL barred Calgary Flames defenseman Dennis Wideman 20 game
NHL suspends Wideman 20 games for abuse of official
Denver Post / Posted 8 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — The NHL barred Calgary Flames defenseman Dennis Wideman 20 games on Wednesday for cross-checking a linesman last week, the second-longest suspension in NHL history for abusing an official. Wideman was suspended for violating the... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Trying to make sense of Dennis Wideman's harsh 20-game suspensionOne of them isn’t because it was the fair or correct decision. It may have bee
Trying to make sense of Dennis Wideman's harsh 20-game suspension
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 8 days ago
One of them isn’t because it was the fair or correct decision. It may have been: 1. The league and executive vice-president Colin Campbell had this one decided before a single word of defence was heard, believing that for political reasons they had... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
NHL suspends Wideman 20 games for abuse of officialNEW YORK (AP) — The NHL suspended Calgary Flames defenseman Dennis Wideman 20 g
NHL suspends Wideman 20 games for abuse of official
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 8 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — The NHL suspended Calgary Flames defenseman Dennis Wideman 20 games on Wednesday for cross-checking a linesman last week during a game, the second-longest suspension in NHL history for abusing an official. Wideman was suspended for... Read more
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TSN
Flames' Wideman to appeal 20-game suspensionDennis Wideman called his cross-check to linesman Don Henderson “completely uni
Flames' Wideman to appeal 20-game suspension
TSN / Posted 8 days ago
Dennis Wideman called his cross-check to linesman Don Henderson “completely unintentional.” It was a costly mistake. Wideman, 32, was suspended 20 games by the National Hockey League on Tuesday for his violent Jan. 27 collision with Henderson - the... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
NHLPA files appeal to Dennis Wideman's 20-game suspensionWideman was suspended for checking linesman Don Henderson in a game against Nas
NHLPA files appeal to Dennis Wideman's 20-game suspension
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 8 days ago
Wideman was suspended for checking linesman Don Henderson in a game against Nashville before the all-star break. He was suspended indefinitely prior to the hearing, which was held on Tuesday. “We strongly disagree with the League’s decision to... Read more
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Yahoo News
Dennis Wideman suspended 20 games for cross-checking linesman Calgary Flames defenseman Dennis Wideman was suspended 20 games for a cross-c
Dennis Wideman suspended 20 games for cross-checking linesman
Yahoo News / Posted 8 days ago
Calgary Flames defenseman Dennis Wideman was suspended 20 games for a cross-check of linesman Don Henderson in a game before the All-Star break. The play happened on Jan. 27 in a game... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
NHL suspends Dennis Wideman for 20 gamesThe message has sounded loud and clear: Do not hit an official. Wideman will f
NHL suspends Dennis Wideman for 20 games
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 8 days ago
The message has sounded loud and clear: Do not hit an official. Wideman will forfeit $564,516.13 in salary to the Players’ Emergency Assistance Fund for violating Rule 40 (Physical Abuse of Officials). The verdict came down after Wideman, Flames... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
30 Thoughts: All eyes on Dennis Wideman hearingWe’ll empty the remaining All-Star Weekend notes in a few moments, but I wanted
30 Thoughts: All eyes on Dennis Wideman hearing
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 9 days ago
We’ll empty the remaining All-Star Weekend notes in a few moments, but I wanted to start with the dominant story over the next 24 hours — Dennis Wideman’s disciplinary hearing for knocking down linesman Don Henderson. This isn’t a Player Safety... Read more
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