Tyler Radecki
Sunday May 6th, 2012

Washington Capitals winger Alex Ovechkin will not have a disciplinary hearing for his hit on New York Rangers defenseman Dan Girardi, according to ESPN’s Katie Strang.

[tweet https://twitter.com/KatieStrangESPN/status/198887350472945665 align='center'] Video of the hit can be seen here; after the game, Capitals coach Dale Hunter called it “incidental contact,” but Girardi disagreed, saying that Ovechkin hit him in the head, according to NBC Sports. The Capitals won Saturday's game 3-2 to tie the series at two games apiece.

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