Byfuglien Boards Pominville; Suspension Coming?

Winnipeg Jets defenseman Dustin Byfuglien has never shied away from physical play. Often, the bruising blueliner looks to make a statement with a big hit.  After the check he delivered on Minnesota Wild winger Jason Pominville, the NHL’s Department of Player Safety may want to make a statement of their own. With the Jets leading by a goal late in Sunday’s game, Pominville carried the puck into the Winnipeg zone. He way met along the boards — and tripped — by Byfuglien. As Pominville got to his knees, Byfuglien delivered a bodycheck to the winger, driving Pominville’s head into the boards. ...

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