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Alexander Edler faces discipline hearing

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03:54 PM ET 03.22 | Vancouver Canucks defenseman Alexander Edler will face a discipline hearing with the NHL???s Department of Player Safety on Friday night for running into Phoenix Coyotes goaltender Mike Smith on Thursday night. Edler received a five-minute major for the play and Smith was injured during the collision. Despite finishing the second period, he left the game prior to the third period. Smith has since been listed as day-to-day and required the attention of a doctor on Friday morning. The hearing will take place at 6 p.m., ET on Friday. It???s unclear when Smith will be available to return to action.

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March 22, 2013  04:58 PM ET

The goalie had the puck behind the net. Hit didn't look that bad to me, but what do I know.

March 22, 2013  05:47 PM ET
QUOTE(#1):

The goalie had the puck behind the net. Hit didn't look that bad to me, but what do I know.

Me either, but I know even less.

March 22, 2013  08:54 PM ET
QUOTE(#2):

Me either, but I know even less.

I don't think anyone will dare to disagree with you on that point. ;-)

March 22, 2013  10:03 PM ET
QUOTE(#1):

The goalie had the puck behind the net. Hit didn't look that bad to me, but what do I know.

that's the weird thing about a little tap......... looks like nothing at the time....... then it's a big deal the next day.

March 23, 2013  10:01 AM ET

Edler suspended for 2 games. Ryan Miller will like that.

 
March 23, 2013  03:58 PM ET
QUOTE(#5):

Edler suspended for 2 games. Ryan Miller will like that.

I like that.

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