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05:32 PM ET 02.26 | Minnesota Wild forward Cal Clutterbuck has been placed on injured reserve, according to Michael Russo of the Minneapolis Star-Tribune. Clutterbuck sustained a knee injury after Edmonton Oilers forward Taylor Hall connected on a knee-to-knee hit. Hall was given a five-minute major for kneeing, in addition to a game misconduct. After the game, the NHL Department of Player Safety determined that Hall required supplemental discipline and was suspended two games. During that span, he forfeited a total of $9,729.92 of annual average salary. Clutterbuck required the aide of a stretcher to be removed from the playing surface and is expected to miss the team???s upcoming road trip.

Michael Russo

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February 26, 2013  05:44 PM ET

I don't wish injury on anybody but .... in this case, it couldn't have happened to a nicer guy. I feel sorry for him about as much I would for Matt Cooke or Daniel Carcillo. Head hunting pee-ricks ... all three of them.

February 26, 2013  06:04 PM ET
QUOTE(#1):

I don't wish injury on anybody but .... in this case, it couldn't have happened to a nicer guy. I feel sorry for him about as much I would for Matt Cooke or Daniel Carcillo. Head hunting pee-ricks ... all three of them.

Matthew is a changed man I tell you. He has seen the error of his ways and has repented. (With just an occasional backsliding.) He's no longer like his former self.

February 26, 2013  06:34 PM ET
QUOTE(#2):

Matthew is a changed man I tell you. He has seen the error of his ways and has repented. (With just an occasional backsliding.) He's no longer like his former self.

OK LOL, backsliding can really hurt sometimes:)

February 26, 2013  07:02 PM ET
QUOTE(#2):

Matthew is a changed man I tell you. He has seen the error of his ways and has repented. (With just an occasional backsliding.) He's no longer like his former self.

I'm glad to hear that the Right Rev. Mario Lemieux helped him see the light. The only backsliding I'd ever want to see from him is on broken glass.

February 26, 2013  08:54 PM ET
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I'm glad to hear that the Right Rev. Mario Lemieux helped him see the light. The only backsliding I'd ever want to see from him is on broken glass.

LOL

February 26, 2013  09:39 PM ET
QUOTE(#4):

I'm glad to hear that the Right Rev. Mario Lemieux helped him see the light. The only backsliding I'd ever want to see from him is on broken glass.

I like him too. :)

February 26, 2013  10:09 PM ET
QUOTE(#4):

I'm glad to hear that the Right Rev. Mario Lemieux helped him see the light. The only backsliding I'd ever want to see from him is on broken glass.

Yup. Mario is a good influence on him.

February 26, 2013  11:22 PM ET

I'm more surprised with how little Hall lost from his suspension.

February 27, 2013  12:46 AM ET

He's still on entry level contract. Next year he's one of the Oiler's 6 million dollar men.

February 27, 2013  09:41 AM ET
QUOTE(#3):

OK LOL, backsliding can really hurt sometimes:)

just ask karlsson

 
February 27, 2013  12:58 PM ET

I only hope he's okay because his name sounds way too much like cluster....

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