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Sundqvist to have hearing for actions in Stanley Cup Final Game 2

Blues forward facing discipline for boarding Bruins defenseman Grzelcyk

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Oskar Sundqvist will have a hearing with the NHL Department of Player Safety on Thursday.

The St. Louis Blues forward is facing discipline for boarding Boston Bruins defenseman Matt Grzelcyk in the first period of Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Final at TD Garden on Wednesday.

The incident occurred with 2:06 remaining in the period. Sundqvist was given a two-minute penalty for boarding at 17:57. Grzelcyk left the game with an undisclosed injury.

St. Louis won 3-2 in overtime to even the best-of-7 series 1-1. Game 3 is at St. Louis on Saturday.

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

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