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BREAKING: Blake Lizotte Suspended For Illegal Cross Check

Published March 26, 2023 at 3:34 PM

During last night's game between the Kings and the Jets, the Kings triumphed with a 4-1 victory. However, a Kings player faced consequences after receiving a five-minute major penalty and a match penalty for cross-checking a Jets player in the face.

Lizotte Cross-Checks Morrissey's Face

In the latter part of the second period, with the Kings leading 2-0, it seems that Josh Morrissey hooked Blake Lizotte. In retaliation, Lizotte cross-checked Morrissey in the face, a disproportionate response to the hook. The incident led to Morrissey's early exit from the game.

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One-Game Suspension for Lizotte

Following the incident, Lizotte was summoned to a hearing with the Player Safety Department. As a result, he received a one-game suspension for his actions.

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BREAKING: Blake Lizotte Suspended For Illegal Cross Check

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