POLL: Was Bartkowski's Hit On Gionta Dirty? Krug Says No On Gresh & ZoKrug blames Brian Gionta's genetics, not Matt Bartkowski, for the result of the hit.
Haggerty: Brad Marchand Won't Face Discipline For Boarding Sean MonahanDespite his reputation as an agitator, Marchand will NOT face league discipline for the call according to CSNNE insider Joe Haggerty. Haggs also spoke about Shawn Thornton's suspension appeal and what will happen there.
Felger & Mazz: Fighting In Hockey Must Be Among Willing CombatantsFelger and Mazz are both on board with Shawn Thornton's 15-game suspension. Even though it sounds like a high number, the punishment fits the crime.
Shawn Thornton's Suspension 'A Statement That Didn't Need To Be Made'Ryan Johnston and Mike Flynn filled in for a vacationing Toucher & Rich, and both Hub hosts feel like 15 games is way too much for a player who has never been suspended before.