Jets F Anthony Peluso faces disciplinary hearing Sunday

Dec 14, 10:40 PM

As expected, Winnipeg Jets forward Anthony Peluso will have a disciplinary hearing on Sunday for boarding Dallas Stars defenseman Alex Goligoski in the second period of Saturday afternoon's game between the Stars and Jets. Peluso was assessed a major penalty for boarding and a game misconduct by the on-ice officials as a result of his actions.

As reported by TSN's Bob McKenzie:

Dec 14, 5:37 PM

GIF: Jets F Peluso assessed game misconduct for boarding Stars D Goligoski

Dec 14, 5:37 PM

Winnipeg Jets forward Anthony Peluso was assessed a five-minute major for boarding and a game misconduct during the second period of Saturday afternoon's game between the Jets and the Dallas Stars. Peluso drove Stars defenseman Alex Goligoski head first into the boards as Dallas attempted to break out of their own end. 

Here's the hit in question:

[Courtesy CBC]

Goligoski briefly left the contest following the hit but returned for the third period. The Stars capitalized twice on the ensuing major penalty.