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Anton Blidh lays out Roman Josi; suspension coming?

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Blidh’s “edgy” play went a bit too far this time.

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Shortly after Tuukka Rask left the game with an injury, Anton Blidh went and did just about the last thing you’d want him to do: took a penalty, and a major at that.

Via reddit user /u/voorin:

Another angle from Chris:

Blidh was given a five-minute major for interference on the play. Josi, as you saw in the first video, left the ice.

Blidh looked like he made some contact with Josi’s head, but was it the principal point of contact?

Either way, chances are the NHL will look at it because it’s a major penalty.

What do you think?

EDIT (9:29 PM): Nashville has announced that Josi won’t return. Doesn’t bode well for Blidh escaping scot-free.