Ryan White Illegal Hit to Head of Kent Huskins
Game: Philadelphia Flyers @ Montreal Canadiens (4/15/13)
The Play: Montreal Canadiens forward Ryan White crashes from the high slot and delivers a glancing blow with his shoulder to the head of Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Kent Huskins.
League Statement: ”As White approaches Huskins, his timing and his route are off, and instead of making a legal, full-body check, he recklessly picks Huskins’ head with his shoulder, making it the principle point of contact.”
Penalty: 10-Minute Match Penalty for Deliberate Injury
Suspension: 5 Games; White forfeited $18,581.10 in salary