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08:55  12 february  2019
08:55  12 february  2019 Source:   thescore.com

Malkin doesn't think he'll be suspended for swinging stick at Raffl

Malkin doesn't think he'll be suspended for swinging stick at Raffl Pittsburgh Penguins superstar Evgeni Malkin believes his impending hearing with the NHL Department of Player Safety will merely result in a warning. Malkin's under the microscope after he swung his stick at the head of Philadelphia Flyers forward Michael Raffl on Monday night: Evgeni Malkin. Incredibly bad man!!! pic.twitter.com/6SNkxhRrku — Jordie ???? (@BarstoolJordie) February 12, 2019 "I didn't hit him in the face," Malkin told The Athletic's Josh Yohe. "If I had touched him in the face, for sure, I would get suspended. It's a high stick, but it's not like I broke his face. I think I won't get suspended.

I see Raffl punching Malkin in the head which leads to him swinging and hitting air. Malkin is at fault for not controlling his stick but at the same time you can’t just let someone hit you in the back of the Malkin deserves 2 games for his swing , but Raffl deserved 2 penalties here: Roughing and Diving.

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A new chapter was added to the battle of Pennsylvania on Monday night.

Evgeni Malkin was assessed a match penalty for swinging his stick at Michael Raffl after he was punched in the head late in the third period between the Pittsburgh Penguins and Philadelphia Flyers.

The Flyers were able to capitalize once on the five-minute power play but the Penguins held on to win 4-1 after adding an empty-net goal.

Monday marked Malkin's first game since Jan. 30, as he missed the last five contests with an upper-body injury.

Malkin suspended 1 game for high-sticking Flyers' Raffl

Malkin suspended 1 game for high-sticking Flyers' Raffl Malkin suspended 1 game for high-sticking Flyers' Raffl

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Coyle wrangled Keith to the ground behind the play, and Keith quickly retaliated with a stick swipe at Coyle' s face. Here' s another look, though the camera Keith was assessed a five-minute major for high- sticking and a match penalty for intent to injure. Any sort of suspension wouldn't be ideal for the

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