Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Kings' Tanner Pearson Suspended Two Regular Season Games for Hit on Brandon Davidson

Los Angeles Kings forward Tanner Pearson was suspended for the remainder of the preseason and two regular season games for his head shot on Oilers' defenseman Brandon Davidson. Pearson has never been suspended before. He joins Andrew Shaw and Niklas Hjalmarsson as players to have been hit with suspensions during the preseason. Shaw got three preseason games for boarding Washington defenseman Connor Hobbs. Hjalmarsson was suspended for the rest of the preseason and one regular season game for a head shot on Blues' forward Ty Rattie.