Hawks forward Brad Ross has been handed a three game suspension by the WHL for his hit on Rockets forward Zach Franko in game one.
Ross will return in game five in Portland on Friday.
I think the league's decision was on the mark.
It is not as long as Evan Bloodoff's suspension, which will irritate Rockets fans, but it seems like a good middle ground in my opinion.
A Hawks fan asked me before game two if I would want a player like Ross on my team?
My answer was....yes!
If you can play with skill, determination and grit, you can play on my team any day.
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