•   
  •   
  •   

Sports Bortuzzo suspended 4 games for cross-checking Arvidsson

03:35  25 november  2019
03:35  25 november  2019 Source:   thescore.com

Doing right for the country: The Canadian War Museum's mission to save Canada's Victoria Crosses

  Doing right for the country: The Canadian War Museum's mission to save Canada's Victoria Crosses For Valour. That’s the simple inscription on the Commonwealth’s highest military medal, but it carries with it the weight of almost 100 stories of Canadian bravery. The Victoria Cross is not an elaborate medal. It’s a simple square cross, made of a bronze alloy with a crown and a lion over the inscription. Since it was first created in 1856 it has been awarded to 99 Canadians. The cross has been given to Canadian soldiers for sacrifices on the beaches of Dieppe, the fields of Passchendaele or at Hill 70. They were given to aviators who stayed inside burning planes to free trapped colleagues and a captain who moored his boat in a hostile harbour even as it caught fire.

Watch as St Louis Blues defence man Robert Bortuzzo is suspended for 4 games after these 2 nasty cross checks on Nashville Predators forward Viktor

St. Louis Blues defenseman Robert Bortuzzo has been suspended for four games for cross - checking Nashville Predators forward Viktor Arvidsson .

a hockey game in the snow© Scott Rovak / National Hockey League / Getty

St. Louis Blues defenseman Robert Bortuzzo is suspended four games for repeatedly cross-checking Nashville Predators forward Viktor Arvidsson on Saturday, the NHL's Department of Player Safety announced.

Bortuzzo was assessed a two-minute minor for the play, which occurred in the first period. Arvidsson exited the game with a lower-body injury and has since been ruled out of action for four-to-six weeks.

This marks Bortuzzo's third suspension in the NHL. The 30-year-old was booked for two games in 2014 as a member of the Pittsburgh Penguins for a high hit on Jaromir Jagr before missing two preseason contests and one regular-season game in 2018 for an elbow on Michal Kempny.

Bortuzzo has appeared in 11 games for the Blues this season, notching one assist while averaging 12:25 of ice time per contest.

Arvidsson has registered six goals and nine assists in 22 games this year for the Predators.

Copyright © 2019 Score Media Ventures Inc. All rights reserved. Certain content reproduced under license.

Map of potential school shooting outlined goal to kill '150 - 200 people' .
The Saskatoon police say they have arrested someone after threats to an east side high school were made online. The map, which was originally posted on social media, included information on where shooters would be set up, how they would disguise themselves and where they would be targeting victims. "Execute everyone in commons as it is lunch time," said another line of text on the map. "Execute everyone seen in highlighted hallway and exit porter doors within 5 minutes.

Topical videos:

usr: 0
This is interesting!