Capitals News – Bettman Rules on Kuznetsov

Today NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman has rendered his decision on Washington Capitals forward Evgeny Kuznetsov who was recently suspended for four years by the IIHF for testing positive for cocaine.   Per the League announcement that was rendered this morning Kuznetsov has been suspended for the first three regular season games of the 2019-20 season … Continue reading Capitals News – Bettman Rules on Kuznetsov

NHL Suspends Slava Voynov for 2019-20 Season and Entire 2020 Playoffs

In breaking news, it was announced today that NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman has suspended defenseman Slava Voynov for the entire 2019-20 NHL season, as well as the entire 2020 NHL Playoffs for his Domestic Violence charges back in 2014. https://twitter.com/PR_NHL/status/1115671216839364608?s=19   Voynov, who was suspended indefinitely back on October 20th, 2014, was charged with a … Continue reading NHL Suspends Slava Voynov for 2019-20 Season and Entire 2020 Playoffs

Gary Bettman and Suspensions – Why you should stop blaming him for everything

So before I go into this, because this will probably be one of the most "controversial" topics I'll ever write about, I'd like to start with a quote that my father always says and that is "11 out of 10 people are stupid", and right now I'm going to try to fix the stupid so … Continue reading Gary Bettman and Suspensions – Why you should stop blaming him for everything

Commissioner Bettman Upholds 20 Game Suspension

    Source: NHL Department of Player Safety   After a lengthy seven hour meeting between Washington Capitals forward Tom Wilson and NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman last week in regards to Wilson's 20 game suspension, which was announced on October 3rd, 2018 in the video above, it has been announced that Bettman has upheld 20 … Continue reading Commissioner Bettman Upholds 20 Game Suspension