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Avalanche's Landeskog to have Player Safety hearing @NHLdotcom

Colorado Avalanche forward Gabriel Landeskog will have a hearing Friday with the NHL Department of Player Safety for an illegal check to the head of Boston Bruins forward Brad Marchand during a 3-2 Colorado win Thursday at TD Garden in Boston.

Landeskog received a match penalty for an illegal hit to the head at 5:46 of the second period.

Marchand received a minor penalty for roughing on the play but otherwise remained in the game.

The following grounds are being considered for supplemental discipline: illegal check to the head.

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