Report: Claude Giroux Suspended For Game 5

Monday May 7th, 2012

The NHL has slapped Claude Giroux with a suspension for Game 5 of the Philadelphia Flyers series against the New Jersey Devils for a hit on Dainius Zubrus during last night’s game.


Giroux said following the game that he is not a dirty player and that he had no intention of hitting Zubrus in the head.

The 22-year-old center registered a goal and an assist in last night’s 2-4 loss to the Devils. This season Giroux tallied 28 goals and 65 assists for 93 points.

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