Douglas Murray faces disciplinary hearing Thursday
(NHL.com) - Montreal Canadiens defenseman Douglas Murray will have a hearing Thursday for his hit against Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Mike Kostka during the third period Tuesday at Tampa Bay Times Forum.
Murray was issued a match penalty on the play at 17:47 of the third period.
The following grounds for the proposed supplemental discipline are being considered: illegal check to the head. However, the Department of Player Safety retains the right to make adjustments to these infractions accordingly upon further review.
The Lightning won the game, 3-1.