It's Officially Official, Hansen Gets One Game Off

Rich Lam

Even though the NHL prematurely posted the video explanation and then quickly pulled it off for some reason, it has been officially announced that Jannik Hansen has been suspended for one game for his hit on Marian Hossa. There has been a lot of discussion on the play here today on whether it was a dirty hit or a "hockey play." Apparently Brendan Shanahan thinks it was a dirty play.

Frankly, I am surprised that Hansen is getting a suspension. He has had no history of being in trouble and the and the league has been going the way of fines over suspensions in the early going. Shanahan did a good job in explaining exactly why the one game suspension was warranted. I can not wait to hear Alain Vigneault and Mike Gillis cry about this one. You know its coming!

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join Second City Hockey

You must be a member of Second City Hockey to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Second City Hockey. You should read them.

Join Second City Hockey

You must be a member of Second City Hockey to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Second City Hockey. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9355_tracker