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Tom Wilson Set To Be Suspended After Nasty High Stick

Published March 21, 2024 at 3:52 PM
BY AUSTIN SABOURIN
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The Washington Capitals suffered a tough defeat against the Toronto Maple Leafs, with the game overshadowed by a controversial incident involving Tom Wilson.

Following a hit on Noah Gregor, Wilson's actions escalated as he swung his stick, resulting in a double-minor penalty.

Tom Wilson is assessed a double-minor after this high-stick on Noah Gregor.




The NHL Player Safety has scheduled an in-person hearing for Wilson, indicating a potential suspension of at least five games.

Washington's Tom Wilson has been offered an in-person hearing for high-sticking Toronto's Noah Gregor. Date and time TBD.


This development raises questions about player conduct and safety in the league, prompting scrutiny on Wilson's actions and the ensuing consequences.

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