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Avalanche's Landeskog to have Player Safety hearing

Supplemental discipline possible for incident with Ducks' Despres

by by NHL Player Safety @NHLPlayerSafety /

Colorado Avalanche forward Gabriel Landeskog will have a hearing with the NHL Department of Player Safety on Thursday for an incident with Anaheim Ducks defenseman Simon Despres during a game Wednesday at Pepsi Center.

The incident occurred at 11:30 of the third period. No penalty was assessed on the play and Despres remained in the game.

The following grounds are being considered for supplemental discipline: cross-checking. However, the Department of Player Safety retains the right to make adjustments to the infraction upon review.

Colorado won the game 3-0.

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