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Cooke Handed 7-game Suspension

Wednesday, 04.23.2014 / 9:07 PM / News
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Cooke Handed 7-game Suspension
Matt Cooke was handed a seven-game suspension for his hit on Tyson Barrie Monday night

Minnesota Wild forward Matt Cooke has been suspended seven games for kneeing Colorado Avalanche defenseman Tyson Barrie during Game Three of the teams' First Round Stanley Cup Playoffs series in St. Paul on Monday, April 21, the National Hockey League's Department of Player Safety announced today.

If the term of the suspension is not fully served during the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs, the remaining games will be served at the beginning of the 2014-15 regular season.

The incident occurred at 2:02 of the second period. Cooke was assessed a minor penalty for kneeing.

For a full explanation of the decision, complete with video, please click here.


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