Posts tagged "Kevin Bieksa"

Blackhawks-Canucks: Why Vancouver's Kevin Bieksa Should Be Suspended [video]

Here is how the NHL rules outline the Instigator Rule: “46.12 Instigator in Final Five Minutes of Regulation Time (or Anytime in Overtime)– A player who is deemed to be the instigator of an altercation in the final five (5) minutes of regulation time or at any time in overtime shall be assessed an instigator minor... Read more »

Dave Bolland Returns, Blackhawks Blow Canucks Out of Chicago

Let’s not waste time with the box score. Kevin Bieksa should have received an instigator penalty for jumping Viktor Stalberg in the final five minutes of the game. And Raffi Torres, who the NHL decided didn’t need to be suspended again, got kicked out and was hit with 10 penalty minutes. Torres went out of... Read more »