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Apr 20, 2014
Rotoworld
The NHL decided to suspend Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Brent Seabrook three games for his charging hit on St. Louis Blues forward David Backes from Game 2.

Sheldon Brookbank steps in for Brent Seabrook

Defenseman excited to participate in series after teammate draws suspensionSheldon Brookbank would've preferred to enter the playoffs under better conditions for the Blackhawks, but after he was a healthy scratch in the first two games, it was likely going to take a seismic shift in the series for Brookbank to get on the ice.
Chicago Tribune Apr 21, 2014

Sheldon Brookbank steps in for Brent Seabrook

Defenseman excited to participate in series after teammate draws suspensionSheldon Brookbank would've preferred to enter the playoffs under better conditions for the Blackhawks, but after he was a healthy scratch in the first two games, it was likely going to take a seismic shift in the series for Brookbank to get on the ice.
Ottawa Citizen Apr 21, 2014
Hawks' Brookbank replaces suspended Seabrook for Game 3 against Blues

Hawks' Brookbank replaces suspended Seabrook for Game 3 against Blues

Sheldon Brookbank will replace suspended Blackhawks defenceman Brent Seabrook in the lineup for Game 3 against the St. Louis Blues.
Ottawa Citizen Apr 20, 2014
Seabrook’s suspension hurts Hawks

Seabrook’s suspension hurts Hawks

The Chicago Blackhawks felt the repercussions of Brent Seabrook’s hit on David Backes again on Sunday.

Hawks face challenge without Seabrook

CHICAGO -- The Chicago Blackhawks already had an uphill climb ahead of them being down 2-0 to the St. Louis Blues in their first-round playoff series, but their adversity became even greater Sunday. The Blackhawks found out they'll be without defenseman Brent Seabrook for the next three games after he was suspended by the league for his hit on the Blues’ David Backes in Game 1 on Saturday. The Blackhawks will now have to win at least once without Seabrook in the lineup to keep their season alive.
Rotoworld Apr 20, 2014

NHL suspends Brent Seabrook for 3 games - Brent Seabrook (D) Chicago Blackhawks

The NHL decided to suspend Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Brent Seabrook three games for his charging hit on St. Louis Blues forward David Backes from Game 2.
Chicago Tribune Apr 20, 2014

Seabrook gets 3-game suspension for hit

Brent Seabrook will be taking an extended timeout.
Home Ice | SI.com Apr 20, 2014

Top Line: Suspension coming for Seabrook hit on Backes, Nathan MacKinnon shines, more links

By Allan Muir An annotated guide to this morning’s must-read hockey stories: • The St. Louis Blues got payback the smart way after a vicious cheap shot by Brent Seabrook left captain David Backes crumpled in the corner in the dying minutes of Game 2. Just a brain-dead play by the veteran defender … and […]
Five For Howling Apr 20, 2014

Sunday's Coyotes Tracks - Seabrook suspension?

How long should Seabrook be suspended? How good is Nathan MacKinnon? Find that out and more on today's Tracks! News From Around the Hockey World Video: Seabrook ejected for charging Backes; will face hearing (update) | ProHockeyTalkSuspension coming? This Is How Brent Seabrook Reacted To His Headshot On David Backes - St. Louis Game TimeBrent Seabrook may've tried to say all of the right things after the game, but right after the hit he didn't seem too crushed. Seabrook: ‘I was just trying to make a play on Backes’ | ProHockeyTalkHis play may wind up costing him a suspension. Recap:...

Brent Seabrook's knockout blow backfires late

Blackhawks defenseman's hit on captain David Backes inspires Blues to tie on 5-minute power play and win in overtimeST. LOUIS — Alex Pietrangelo's eyes grew wide and he laughed to himself for a second after a reporter asked him what he thought of Brent Seabrook's bone crushing hit late in the third period on David Backes.
Chicago Tribune Apr 19, 2014

Brent Seabrook's knockout blow backfires late

Blackhawks defenseman's hit on captain David Backes inspires Blues to tie on 5-minute power play and win in overtimeST. LOUIS — Alex Pietrangelo's eyes grew wide and he laughed to himself for a second after a reporter asked him what he thought of Brent Seabrook's bone crushing hit late in the third period on David Backes.
St. Louis Game Time Apr 19, 2014

David Backes Leveled by Brent Seabrook

The third period was not the best period of the game for the Blues. Two deflections wound up in the back of the net, Bryan Bickell knee'd Vladimir Sobotka, the power play wasn't clicking, and then this happened: Backes was extremely slow to get up, and when he did he had no clue where he was - he tried to go after Seabrook in the ensuing scrum, but it was broken up and a very wobbly Backes was led back to the locker room to get medical attention. There was no penalty on the play, but Seabrook was ejected from the game. He's never been suspended before, but at least a few games would not be...

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