Johansen received a 2-match ban for Scheifele


NHL Player Safety Department announces a two-match suspension for Nashville Predators attackers Ryan Johansen to stick high on the advanced Winnipeg Jets Mark Scheifele.

The incident happened at the end of the first period of the 5-1 Jets victory on Thursday night after the two players came together in the final corner of the Predator. Johansen is rated under two minutes in the game.

Hailing from Vancouver, Johansen has eight goals and 34 assists in 49 contests this season.

26-year-old Johansen did not have a previous suspension for eight years in his NHL career.


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