Sports P.K. Subban of Predators appears to throw blindside punch at Avalanche's Nathan MacKinnon

09:58  17 april  2018
09:58  17 april  2018 Source:   USA TODAY

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#15 Colorado Avalanche 6. #16 Nashville Predators -290. Largely due to Nathan MacKinnon , who ended the main competition with a team-high 39 goals, 58 assists and 97 points. After the regular season, Viktor Arvidsson (61 points) had notched the most goals (29), P . K . Subban (59 points) – the

Avalanche vs Predators . Posted on April 13, 2018 by admin. Few players were more dominant than Nathan MacKinnon this season, and he forms one of the NHL’ s elite lines with No team can come close to equalling the top four of Roman Josi, Ryan Ellis, Mattias Ekholm and P . K . Subban on defense.

Nashville Predators defenseman P.K. Subban was called for holding late in the second period of Monday’s playoff game against the Colorado Avalanche.

Apparently, both refs missed the blindside punch Subban appeared to throw that caught Avs forward Nathan MacKinnon up high. MacKinnon actually got called for holding as well, resulting in offsetting penalties.

The Avs were up 4-1 at that point of Game 3 of the first-round series. Colorado won, 5-3, as the Preds’ lead in the series was cut to 2-1.

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Colorado Avalanche . Nashville Predators . League : NHL. Largely due to Nathan MacKinnon , who ended the main competition with a team-high 39 goals, 58 assists and 97 points. After the regular season, Viktor Arvidsson (61 points) had notched the most goals (29), P . K . Subban (59 points) – the

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a hockey game in the snow: P.K. Subban takes down Nathan MacKinnon of the Avalanche. © Ron Chenoy, USA TODAY Sports P.K. Subban takes down Nathan MacKinnon of the Avalanche.

Subban was a minus-1 in the game at the time of the punch, which could be reviewed by the NHL Department of Player Safety. A message left with an NHL spokesperson late Monday night was not immediately returned.

The NHL has already suspended Toronto Maple Leafs center Nazem Kadri (three games) and Los Angeles Kings defenseman Drew Doughty (one game) for illegal hits in the first round. Other hits have been reviewed for potential supplemental discipline.

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