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Matt Grzelcyk gets boarded by Josh Morrissey, exits game at end of second period

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The Jets defenseman earned a five-minute major for the play.

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At the end of the second period, after Brad Marchand laid a heavy shoulder into Jets forward Mark Scheifele, Winnipeg defenseman Josh Morrissey absolutely crushed Matt Grzelcyk into the end boards.

On a dangerous play, one would hope that the league will take a closer look, but this is still an unwarranted dangerous play in the closing seconds of the period.