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Maxim Lapierre suspension: Blues forward suspended 5 games

The NHL announced a five-game suspension for Maxim Lapierre after his hit on San Jose's Dan Boyle earlier in the week. He has already served one game.

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Lapierre receives 5-game ban for hit on Boyle

Lapierre was issued a five-game suspension for his hit on Dan Boyle that sent the Sharks defenseman off the ice on a stretcher.

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Blues GM goes with Lapierre to hearing

Maxim Lapierre will be accompanied by manager Doug Armstrong to New York on Friday.

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Holding players accountable

After Max Lapierre's dirty hit sent the Sharks' best defenseman to the hospital, San Jose coach Todd McLellan called out the NHLPA, to an extent. He might be on to something.

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Lapierre invited to in-person hearing

The Department of Player Safety has issued an in-person hearing for Maxim Lapierre, which opens the Blues forward to a suspension in excess of six-games.

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Dan Boyle carted off ice after hit

Dan Boyle had to leave Tuesday's game on a stretcher following this hit from Maxim Lapierre.

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