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Sport Capitals’ Tom Wilson demolishes Tampa Bay player, gets boarded soon after

06:00  16 may  2018
06:00  16 may  2018 Source:   ftw.usatoday.com

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Anton Stralman boards Tom Wilson pic.twitter.com/6Utmql31oq. “I don’t think he’s a malicious player at all, but it’s a pretty dangerous hit.” The Tampa Bay Lightning defeated the Capitals 4-2 to take Game 3.

Washington Capitals forward Tom Wilson was penalized three games in the second round of the NHL playoffs for an illegal hit on the Pittsburgh Penguins Zach Aston-Reese, but on Tuesday night, Wilson found himself on the receiving end of a high hit from Tampa Bay 's Anton Stralman.

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Washington Capitals forward Tom Wilson was penalized three games in the second round of the NHL playoffs for an illegal hit on the Pittsburgh Penguins Zach Aston-Reese, but on Tuesday night, Wilson found himself on the receiving end of a high hit from Tampa Bay's Anton Stralman.

Wilson was slow to get up from the ice but returned without missing a shift. Wilson is a physical player known for his hard hits, and earlier in the first period laid out Tampa's Tyler Johnson.

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Stralman received a two-minute minor for boarding but there could be a follow up from NHL Player Safety on the play since Stralman leads with his elbow and catches Wilson in the numbers.

After the incident, Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin exchanged some words with Stralman.

The Tampa Bay Lightning lead the Capitals 4-1 at the end of the second period.

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