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.
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.