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The NHL’s department of Player Safety has suspended Capitals forward Nicolas Aube-Kubel for 3 games for an illegal check to the head on Tampa Bay’s Cal Foote on Friday night.
Photo: Canadian Press/NHL via Getty Images Friday night’s game between the Washington Capitals and the Tampa Bay Lightning was a wild and wooly affair that featured a five-minute major match penalty, multiple fights, a line brawl, and multiple misconduct penalties.
The NHL’s Department of Player Safety announced on Saturday morning that Capitals forward Nicolas Aube-Kubel will have a hearing today for illegal check to the head on Tampa Bay’s Cal Foote on Friday night.
The Washington Capitals lost forward Nicolas Aube-Kubel during the second period of Friday night’s game against the Tampa Bay Lightning, after he was assessed a match penalty for a hit to the head.