Oilers D Corey Potter assessed game misconduct for check from behind on Ducks F Bonino

by Dec 15, 9:27 PM

In the second period of Sunday evening's game between the Edmonton Oilers and the Anaheim Ducks, Oilers defenseman Corey Potter was assessed a major penalty and a game misconduct for this dangerous hit from behind on Ducks center Nick Bonino:

[Courtesy Prime Ticket]

Bonino left the ice initially, but did return before the end of the period.

Potter has never faced supplementary discipline - be it a fine or a suspension - in his NHL career.