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Capitals Tom Wilson Called For Hit to the Head, Ejected From Capitals’ Game Against the Devils

Since returning to the Capitals’ lineup 10 games ago, right wing Tom Wilson has recorded 13 points (seven goals, six assists) and has been arguably, the team’s best player after serving 14 of a 20-game suspension for a hit to the … Continue reading

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Jets Defenseman Josh Morrissey Fined $8,467.74 For Hit on T.J. Oshie

Winnipeg Jets defenseman Josh Morrissey has been fined $8,467.74, the most allowable under the CBA, for unsportsmanlike conduct and interference on Washington Capitals forward T.J. Oshie in the Jets’ 3-1 victory over the Capitals on Wednesday night at Bell MTS … Continue reading

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Jets Defenseman Josh Morrisey To Have Player Safety Hearing For Unsportsmanlike Conduct and Interference on T.J. Oshie

Photo: NHL.com Winnipeg Jets defenseman Josh Morrissey will have a player safety hearing on Thursday for unsportsmanlike conduct and interference on Washington Capitals forward T.J. Oshie in the Jets’ 3-1 victory over the Capitals on Wednesday night at Bell MTS … Continue reading

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Tom Wilson’s Suspension​ Reduced To 14 Games By Neutral Arbitrator

Photo: Sporting News Washington Capitals forward Tom Wilson‘s suspension was reduced to 14 games from 20 by neutral arbitrator Shyam Das on Tuesday, the NHL announced. Wilson appealed to a neutral arbitrator after NHL commissioner Gary Bettman upheld the suspension the … Continue reading

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Tom Wilson Files An Appeal To a Neutral Arbitrator; Hearing To Take Place on Wednesday

Photo: Sportsnet Washington Capitals forward Tom Wilson filed an appeal to a neutral arbitrator after NHL commissioner Gary Bettman upheld Wilson’s 20-game suspension for his hit on St. Louis Blues forward Oskar Sundqvist in the Capitals’ preseason finale on September 30 … Continue reading

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Bettman Upholds Wilson Suspension

Photo: Yardbarker The NHL announced on Thursday afternoon that Washington Capitals forward Tom Wilson‘s 20-game suspension has been upheld by Commissioner Gary Bettman. In a 31-page decision, Bettman said the suspension was warranted. While there was no immediate response from the … Continue reading

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A Serious Matter and A Wrong Message: A Fan’s Thoughts On The Austin Watson Suspension

Photo: NHL Earlier this evening, the NHL and NHL Players’ Association disappointed thousands after a press release revealed that Nashville Predators forward Austin Watson’s suspension for domestic abuse had been reduced from 27 to 18 games by an arbitrator. 

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Missing: How Tom Wilson’s Absence Is Affecting the Capitals

Most of the hockey world is aware that Capitals top-line right wing Tom Wilson was recently suspended for 20 games due to a hit on the St. Blues’ Oskar Sundqvist. Controversy over the hit and suspension aside, this is a … Continue reading

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Tom Wilson Likely To Appeal Suspension According To Todd Reirden

Photo: CBS Sports Washington Capitals‘ forward Tom Wilson will likely appeal the 20-game suspension that the NHL Department of Player Safety gave him on Wednesday afternoon, head coach Todd Reirden said right before the team’s first road game against the Pittsburgh … Continue reading

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Will Tom Wilson Be Suspended For Hit On Oskar Sundqvist?

Photo: NBC Washington After a strong postseason, forward Tom Wilson was expected to begin the season on the first line with forward Alex Ovechkin and center Evgeny Kuznetsov but he might have to wait before he skates in that spot. 

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