The Phoenix Coyotes got themselves a bit of break on Wednesday as it has been reported that captain Shane Doan will avoid a suspension for his hit on the Los Angeles Kings' Trevor Lewis in game two of their NHL playoff series.
Doan/Lewis: Lewis turns just prior to the check. No SD. yfrog.com/odw6efinj— Brendan Shanahan (@NHLShanahan) May 16, 2012
Doan told reporters this after the game about the hit:
"I mean, he [Lewis] turns, he looks right at me," Doan said. "I didn't even look at him again. I was looking down at the puck because I was trying to poke the puck free. He turns away as I'm coming in.''
Great break for Arizona, now the Coyotes just have to figure out a way to get a win against the Kings.
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