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WATCH: David Backes catches Frans Nielsen with a headshot

Might be looking at a call with DOPS

Boston Bruins v New York Islanders Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images

Late in the first period of Tuesday’s game, David Backes finished a late hit up high on Frans Nielsen. Nielsen went down and eventually skated off to the locker room.

Here’s another angle:

Backes received a minor penalty for roughing, but we might see some suplementary discipline for this one.

What do you think?