San Jose Sharks forward Raffi Torres will have a hearing Monday with the NHL Department of Player Safety for a hit on Anaheim Ducks forward Jakob Silfverberg during a preseason game Saturday.
Silfverberg was hit by Torres at 12:45 of the first period. He left the game and did not return. Torres received a match penalty for an illegal check to the head.
The following grounds are being considered for supplemental discipline: illegal check to the head/interference/charging.
Torres waived his right to an in-person hearing Sunday.