James Neal will be suspended one game for his hits on Sean Couturier and Claude Giroux. Arron Asham, who attempted to decapitate Brayden Schenn, will receive four games.
So, in other words, both players are done for the year…
Here's Department of Player Safety chief Brendan Shanahan's ruling on Neal. Cut to SHIELD:
– SHIELD –
.Video of Asham explanation and GIFs of all three hits after the jump.
CUT TO SHIELD!!!