Blade's Dalton Thrower suspended from Memorial Cup
Dalton Thrower was suspended from the Memorial Cup for his hit against Portland's Taylor Leier. Source: Sportsnet.
Published Thursday, May 23, 2013 12:43PM CST
Dalton Thrower won’t be finishing the Memorial Cup with the Blades.
The Canadian Hockey League announced Thursday that the defencemen was suspended for his head-on check against Portland winger, Taylor Leier.
Leier, a Saskatoon native, had to be helped off the ice and isn’t expected to play for the remainder of the tournament.
It hasn’t been confirmed if Leier suffered a concussion.