Watch Milan Lucic get main penalty, ejection for working over Oilers goalie initially appeared on NBC Sports Boston
Calgary ahead Milan Lucic didn’t get to complete Game 3 of the second-round Stanley Cup Playoff collection between the Flames and Oilers as a result of he ran over Edmonton goaltender Mike Smith and was ejected because of this.
The play occurred within the third interval when Smith went behind the online to play a puck and Lucic was skating towards him. Lucic was unable to cease in time and ran over Smith, hitting him laborious close to the boards.
Check out the incident within the video beneath:
Lucic was assessed a five-minute main penalty for charging and a sport misconduct. Smith left the sport however finally returned because the Oilers received 4-1 to take a 2-1 collection lead.
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Of course, this is not the primary time Lucic has run over an opposing netminder. Lucic ran over former Buffalo Sabres goalie Ryan Miller in 2011 as a member of the Boston Bruins. Miller was fairly upset after the sport.
Lucic was not suspended for his hit on Miller. Will he escape a suspension once more for this incident with Smith? We’ll discover out fairly quickly. Game 4 is scheduled for Tuesday night time in Edmonton.