Habs' Paul Byron to have NHL hearing for charging against Panthers' Weegar
Paul Byron's availability for the Montreal Canadiens' visit to Columbus on Friday is up in the air following a hit on Tuesday night that caught the eye of the National Hockey League.
NOW<a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/NHL?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#NHL</a> DOPS announces <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/MontrealCanadiens?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#MontrealCanadiens</a> Paul Byron will have a hearing today for charging <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/FlaPanthers?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#FlaPanthers</a> MacKenzie Weegar.<a href="https://t.co/BjEz9wGmQR">pic.twitter.com/BjEz9wGmQR</a>—@sportingnewsca
"I thought we should've had the five-minute power play there," Boughner said. "In my mind, at least, [Byron] left his feet. There's some intent to injure. So we'll let the league take care of that and see what they think."The 29-year-old Byron, whom the NHL has never suspended, has 10 goals and 18 points in 34 games this season while recording just six minutes in penalties.
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