Results 1 to 4 of 4

Thread: WSH F Tom Wilson Suspended 4 Games for Boarding

  1. #1
    If you ain't first, you're last! BSBH Legend
    Phil in Absentia's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Brooklyn, NY
    Rep Power

    WSH F Tom Wilson Suspended 4 Games for Boarding

    @NHLPlayerSafety: Washington’s Tom Wilson suspended four games for boarding St. Louis’ Sam Blais.

    Sent from my iPhone using Blueshirts Brotherhood mobile app powered by Tapatalk
    Hidden Content

    "Everyone says you should be a good loser. If you’re a good loser, you’re a loser."
    - John Tortorella

    "I've always said, I'd rather tame a tiger than paint stripes on a kitty cat."
    - Dean Lombardi

    "Don't take refuge in the false security of consensus, and the feeling that whatever
    you think you'e bound to be okay, because you're in the safely moral majority."

    - Christopher Hitchens

  2. #2
    Senior Member Midget Division
    Giacomin's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2014
    Rep Power
    This is very good, especially after also getting suspended for 2 games for interference, earlier this preseason. Now he is considered a repeat offender and will get longer discipline. This is the guy (big, strong, mean, reckless and fast) most likely to injure other players. Particularly our guys, given how often we play the rival Caps. Now both he and Gudas will have to tamp down their reckless aggression or they will sit games, in bunches.

  3. #3
    //reported Junior Division
    phillyb™'s Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2013
    Rep Power
    I feel like this was a great opportunity to make an example out of someone. I know it's preseason, but it's embarrassing to see a repeat offender in a manner of two weeks.

    It really goes to show that the suspensions aren't preventing players from performing the acts the league is trying to remove from the game.

    Should have given him 25 or 41 or something.

  4. #4
    Senior Member Midget Division
    Kevin's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Central NJ
    Rep Power
    I've seen worse hits then this but the hit was unnecessary. He could have let up, targeted the hands, or made an attempt to play the puck, all of which would have been better options than run through the guy's back.

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts