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NHL Player Safety Makes Major Announcement Regarding Dirty Hit Last Night

Published February 7, 2024 at 2:11 PM
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Last night's game between the Winnipeg Jets and the Pittsburgh Penguins took a controversial turn with defenseman Brendan Dillon at the center of attention.

Today, news broke that Dillon faces a phone hearing with NHL Player Safety for an illegal check to the head on Penguins' Noel Acciari.

«Brenden Dillon has a phone hearing today with @NHLPlayerSafety for his illegal check to the head of Noel Acciari. That allows for a suspension of five games or less.»





The hit, which occurred during the game, has sparked discussions about player safety and disciplinary action. The severity of the incident is underscored by the potential consequences for Dillon, who could face a suspension of five games or less.

As fans await further updates, the fallout from this contentious play continues to unfold.

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