What is Steeler's Center Cody Wallace doing to this Miami Dolphin player? Ouch.
NEW YORK – Pittsburgh Penguins forward James Neal has been suspended for five games, without pay, for kneeing Boston Bruins forward Brad Marchand during NHL Game No. 438 in Boston on Saturday, Dec. 7, the National Hockey League's Department of Player Safety announced today.
The incident occurred at 11:06 of the first period. Neal received a minor penalty for kneeing.
Under the terms of the Collective Bargaining Agreement and, based on his average annual salary, Neal will forfeit $128,205.15. The money goes to the Players' Emergency Assistance Fund.
For a full explanation of the decision, complete with video, please click on the following link:http://video.nhl.com/videocenter/console?catid=60&id=506355&lang=en
The NBA is issuing "warning cards" to fans for "over-enthusiastic" behavior. Check out the card issued to a Milwaukee fan on Wednesday night.
The NBA says this is't new.
"Cards aren't new at all; been happening since 2005," wrote Tim Frank, the NBA's senior vice president of communications, in an e-mail to MLive. com. "I think people are assuming it's new because some guy took a photo of his."
I've never heard of this, have you? What do you think of teams doing this?