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  1. NHL suspends Wideman 20 games for abuse of officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    The NHL barred Calgary Flames defenseman Dennis Wideman 20 games on Wednesday for cross-checking a linesman last week, the second-longest suspension in NHL history for abusing an official. Wideman was suspended for violating the league rule on physical abuse of officials after he knocked down linesman Don Henderson during the Flames' game against Nashville on Jan. 27. The league cited Rule 40 in handing out the harsh penalty.

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  2. Wideman suspended 20 gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | WGR-AM Buffalo

    LISTEN TO HOWARD AND JEREMY DISCUSS THE WIDEMAN SUSPENSION The National Hockey League has come down to a final decision on a suspension for Calgary Flames defenseman, Dennis Wideman. On Wednesday, the league announced that Wideman will be suspended 20 games for physical abuse of an official .

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  3. Lasting effect of Dennis Wideman incident could change NHLRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New York Post

    That will become the critical issue in the aftermath of the Dennis Wideman incident that could become the NHL's Concussiongate once all appeals are exhausted and the final verdict is handed down on the Calgary defenseman, currently serving a 20-game suspension under Rule 40.2 for having violently crosschecked linesman Don Henderson on Jan. 27 . The rule that stipulates "intent to injure" was applied even though the league acknowledged Wideman had suffered a brain injury as the result of taking a hard check into the glass/dasher seconds before running into - or running - Henderson.

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  4. Calgary Flames Prospect Named AHL Player Of The MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Flame For Thought

    ... Flames have plenty of defensive depth and have to cover 20 games (barring the appeal process) in which Dennis Wideman will be unavailable. Maybe they should look to the prospect, or at least AHL pool. Derek Grant, in the month of January, has ...

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  5. Wideman's suspension appeal will be heard in New York City on WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | MSNBC

    Dennis Wideman 's appeal for his 20-game suspension will take place in New York City on Wednesday, per ESPN's Pierre LeBrun . Gary Bettman will be the one to decide if Wideman's suspension should be reduced.

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  6. NHL Top Shelf podcast: Mark Spector stops by; weighing in on Wideman and trade deadlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | USA Today

    NHL Top Shelf podcast: Mark Spector stops by; weighing in on Wideman and trade deadline Back from All-Star weekend, Kevin Allen, Kristen Shilton and Jimmy Hascup welcome Sportsnet.ca columnist Mark Spector. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1X9tU0Z With the All-Star Game in the rearview mirror, Kevin Allen, Kristen Shilton and Jimmy Hascup welcome Sportsnet.ca columnist Mark Spector for a second-half breakdown, before discussing the recent suspension given to the Calgary Flames' Dennis Wideman for checking a linesman.

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  7. Calgary Flames To Finally Give Nakladal A ChanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Flame For Thought

    ... Saddledome. Edmonton Oilers won 3-1. Mandatory Credit: Sergei Belski-USA TODAY Sports With confirmation of Dennis Wideman's suspension, the Calgary Flames have finally made the call to bring up former KHL defenceman, Jakub Nakladal as a blue-line ...

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  8. Calgary Flames Raise Questions About Concussion ProtocolRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Flame For Thought

    Dec 29, 2015; Calgary, Alberta, CAN; Calgary Flames defenseman Dennis Wideman and Anaheim Ducks center Ryan Getzlaf battle for the puck during the third period at Scotiabank Saddledome. The Ducks won 1-0.

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  9. Calgary Flames defenseman Dennis Wideman could be outRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | News10.net

    Calgary Flames defenseman Dennis Wideman is expected to again argue that the concussion he sustained moments before he checked an official should be taken into account. Expert weighs in on Dennis Wideman's hit, concussion Calgary Flames defenseman Dennis Wideman is expected to again argue that the concussion he sustained moments before he checked an official should be taken into account.

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  10. Expert weighs in on Dennis Wideman's hit, concussionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | USA Today

    Calgary Flames defenseman Dennis Wideman is expected to again argue that the concussion he sustained moments before he checked an official should be taken into account. Expert weighs in on Dennis Wideman's hit, concussion Calgary Flames defenseman Dennis Wideman is expected to again argue that the concussion he sustained moments before he checked an official should be taken into account.

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  11. Friday Fan Poll: Do or Die TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Matchsticks & Gasoline

    Last Week's Results: In last week's poll, a whopping 88% of votes last week believed that Dennis Wideman should've been suspended with 68% believing that he deserved a 20+ game suspension. A suspension which the league subsequently gave him on Wednesday.

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  12. No easy solutions for NHL, WidemanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Brandon Sun

    The problem without a clear solution involves the case of Calgary Flames defenceman Dennis Wideman, who knocked down linesman Don Henderson in a game on Jan. 27 against the Nashville Predators. The infraction occurred after Wideman took a hard hit from Predators winger Miikka Salomaki along the boards.

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  13. Calgary Flames: Mind GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Isportsweb.com

    ... and what has recently happened in Calgary confirms it. "It" refers to the cross check that Calgary defenseman Dennis Wideman delivered to linesman Don Henderson on January 27 in a home game against the Nashville Predators. Since then, Wideman was ...

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  14. Mike Babcock's take on concussions baffling: FeschukRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Toronto Star

    ... reviewing whether or not the Calgary Flames followed the league's concussion protocol in the case of Dennis Wideman, who was suspended 20 games this week for abusing an official after he took a hit that resulted in what was later diagnosed as a ...

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  15. NHL sends strong message with Dennis Wideman's 20-game banRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Globe and Mail

    On the play in question, Calgary Flames defenceman Dennis Wideman was still smarting from a hit to the head moments before. On the play in question, Calgary Flames defenceman Dennis Wideman was still smarting from a hit to the head moments before.

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  16. Flames' Wideman suspended 20 games for knocking down officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Globe and Mail

    The NHL came down hard on Calgary Flames defenceman Dennis Wideman for knocking down an official with a 20-game suspension Wednesday. Wideman, who will also forfeit US$564,516 to the players' emergency assistance fund, is eligible to return to the lineup March 14. During the second period of the Flames' 2-1 loss to Nashville on Jan. 27, Wideman was checked hard into the boards by Predators winger Miikka Salomak.

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  17. Calgary Flames Boast Solid Depth On DefenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Flame For Thought

    ... Calgary Flames are very deep on defence, so where do the other players fit in? Players like Kris Russell and Dennis Wideman probably don't work into the Calgary Flames long-term plans, and expect one of them to be gone by next season. Ladislav Smid ...

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  18. Wideman on suspension: 'I'm really disappointed'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | ESPN

    Craig Custance explains why the NHL suspended Dennis Wideman 20 games for his hit on linesman Don Henderson. Speaking for the first time since he was suspended 20 games for hitting linesman Don Henderson, Calgary Flames defenseman Dennis Wideman apologized on Thursday for his actions but said he is 'pretty disappointed' with the punishment.

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  19. Dennis Wideman's bizarre hit on linesman: What's your verdict?Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | CBC News

    The talk of the NHL has been last night's hit by Calgary Flames defenceman Dennis Wideman on linesman Don Henderson. The bizarre incident has divided the hockey community, with some saying Wideman should be suspended for cross-checking the official from behind and others saying the collision was incidental and unintentional.

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  20. 'I feel awful about what happened': Dennis Wideman apologizes for hitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | GlobalNews

    The day after the National Hockey League handed down the longest suspension in league history involving an official, Calgary Flames defenceman Dennis Wideman was back on the ice with his teammates Thursday morning. "I want to apologize to Donny Henderson.

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