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Tyler Bertuzzi gets two-game ban for altercation with Matt Calvert

Tyler Bertuzzi gets two-game ban for altercation with Matt Calvert

The apple doesn’t fall far from the broader family tree, it seems, when it comes to the NHL’s Bertuzzi clan. Detroit Red Wings forward Tyler Bertuzzi, nephew of infamous former NHLer Todd Bertuzzi, earned himself a two-game ban following an altercation during Detroit’s matchup against the Colorado Avalanche on Sunday evening. Bertuzzi was awarded the ban for what was deemed both roughing and unsportsmanlike conduct, following his delivery of an uppercut punch to Colorado forward Matt Calvert’s jaw while Calvert was being held back against the benches by Red Wings teammate Dylan...
Sportsnet.ca Dec 3, 2018
Red Wings’ Tyler Bertuzzi suspended 2 games for punching Matt Calvert

Red Wings’ Tyler Bertuzzi suspended 2 games for punching Matt Calvert

Detroit Red Wings forward Tyler Bertuzzi has been suspended two games for punching Colorado Avalanche forward Matt Calvert. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
The Denver Post Dec 3, 2018
NHL to hold hearing for Red Wings’ Tyler Bertuzzi for cheap shot against Avs’ Ian Calvert

NHL to hold hearing for Red Wings’ Tyler Bertuzzi for cheap shot against Avs’ Ian Calvert

Red Wings forward Tyler Bertuzzi is scheduled for a hearing with the NHL Monday for "roughing/unsportsmanlike conduct" against Avalanche forward Matt Calvert during Sunday's game in Detroit, the league announced.
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Tyler Bertuzzi Will Have a Hearing for Punching Matt Calvert From the Bench

Tyler Bertuzzi Will Have a Hearing for Punching Matt Calvert From the Bench

In the third period of Sunday night’s loss to Colorado, Avalanche player Matt Calvert was checked by Mike Green, causing his arm and stick to go into the Detroit bench. Anthony Mantha and Luke Glendening took a hold of the stick, and Calvert tried to pull his stick away. He then speared Tyler Bertuzzi, causing Bertuzzi and Dylan Larkin to go after Calvert. They pulled him towards the bench, and Bertuzzi punched Calvert. Today, we learned that Bertuzzi will have a hearing for the incident. This will not be an in-person hearing, so the punishment range is a fine at the minimum to a 5 game...
Detroit Sports Nation Dec 3, 2018

BREAKING: Red Wings’ Tyler Bertuzzi to face supplemental discipline for sucker-punching Avalanche’s Matt Calvert

On Sunday, the Detroit Red Wings lost 2-0 to the Colorado Avalanche at Little Caesars Arena, but that does not mean there were not fireworks in the game. Embed from During the game, Tyler Bertuzzi of the Wings took the opportunity to sucker-punch Matt Calvert of the Avalanche, who had gone to the Wings bench to retrieve his stick.
Mile High Hockey Dec 3, 2018
Tyler Bertuzzi needs to be suspended for his sucker punch on Matt Calvert

Tyler Bertuzzi needs to be suspended for his sucker punch on Matt Calvert

The NHL Department of Player Safety is totally unpredictable, so let’s hope they get this one right Sunday night, Colorado Avalanche went into Detroit riding a 10 game points streak and lingering near the top of the Western Conference. They were able to extend the streak with a 2-0 win over the Red Wings, unfortunately the result is being overshadowed by disciplinary nonsense. With the Avalanche leading 1-0 late in the third period, Matt Calvert was hit towards the Detroit bench by Matt Green. His stick was then grabbed by a couple of players sitting on the Red Wings’ bench. Calvert...
Mile High Hockey Dec 2, 2018
The top line gets it done, Colorado beats Detroit 2-0 in scrappy affair

The top line gets it done, Colorado beats Detroit 2-0 in scrappy affair

Tyler Bertuzzi’s sucker-punch on Matt Calvert mars a terrific defensive game and Semyon Varlamov shutout The Colorado Avalanche started their four-game road trip in successful fashion on Sunday night, winning 2-0 over the Detroit Red Wings to extend their current point-streak to 11 games. Semyon Varlamov recorded 24 saves to secure his first shutout of the season, while MacKinnon, Rantanen and Landeskog, one of the best lines in league history, each recorded two points. There was a time when Detroit and Colorado were the premier rivalry in the National Hockey League. Sakic, Yzerman,...
Detroit Sports Nation Dec 2, 2018

WHOA! Detroit Red Wings’ Tyler Bertuzzi sucker punches Avalanche’s Matt Calvert

If you are a fan of the Detroit Red Wings or the Colorado Avalanche, you almost certainly know of the history between the two teams. Embed from Over the years, especially back in the late ’90s, the Wings and the Avalanche have had a bit of a hatred for each other. Though that hatred has died down over the years, it may be heating back up. Take a look as Red Wings’ Tyler Bertuzzi, who was on his bench, does not pass up an opportunity to sucker punch Matt Calvert of the Avalanche. Are the dudes on the bench allowed to do this? @Avalanche pic.twitter.com/MNnOpUNTxQ — Vic Lombardi...
Sportsnet.ca Dec 2, 2018
Scrum ensues when Red Wings bench grabs stick of Matt Calvert

Scrum ensues when Red Wings bench grabs stick of Matt Calvert

Watch as Mike Green body checks Matt Calvert near the Detroit Red Wings bench leading to Red Wings players grabbing Calvert’s stick and a scrum ensuing. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.

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