Attention Calgary Fans: Try not to riot, please.over this news.
"Nieminen used his forearm to deliver a forceful hit from behind to the head of his opponent," NHL director of hockey operations Colin Campbell said. "This hit was more severe than any of the other plays that were brought to our attention during the final.
"This was a hit that clearly crossed the line and was directed at the head. Even if Lecavalier is able to play in Game 5, this type of hit must be subject to supplemental discipline."
And in news certain to piss off members of my staff here at Boltsmag, though still listed as Day-today, Vincent Lecavalier will likely play in Game 5 (though still listed as uncertain in the above article).