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Johansen to have hearing for actions in Predators game against Jets

Center facing discipline for high-sticking Scheifele @NHLdotcom

Ryan Johansen will have a hearing with the NHL Department of Player Safety on Friday.

The Nashville Predators center is facing discipline for high-sticking Winnipeg Jets center Mark Scheifele on Thursday.

The incident occurred at 16:31 of the first period during Winnipeg's 5-1 win at Bridgestone Arena. Johansen received a two-minute minor penalty for high-sticking. Scheifele remained in the game.

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

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