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BREAKING: NHLPA Hands Out Suspension to Clifton for Dirty Hit on Devils Captain

Published October 28, 2023 at 1:42 PM
BY DAWSON MCKENZIE

In breaking news, the NHLPA has handed out a suspension to Connor Clifton for his hit on Devils' Captain Nico Hischier.

Clifton Receives Two Game Suspension For Hit on Hischier



The NHLPA held a hearing today to discuss the consequences for Connor Clifton after he delivered a hit directly to the head of Devils' captain Nico Hischier. The result of the hearing is a two-game suspension for Clifton.

Buffalo's Connor Clifton has been suspended for two games for an Illegal Check to the Head of New Jersey's Nico Hischier.




Connor Clifton receives a match penalty for this hit to the head on Nico Hischier.


Clifton was given a match penalty during the game for the hit. Hischier left the game after the hit in a precautionary move and to be assessed for a head injury.

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