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April 24, 2012

Mike Bresnahan in the LA Times:

Lakers forward Metta World Peace has been suspended for seven games by the NBA for swinging an elbow that connected with the head of Oklahoma City guard James Harden in last Sunday’s game….

It marks the 10th time since 2003 that World Peace has been suspended by the league.

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ted April 27, 2012 at 12:47 pm

The same week the NHL suspended repeat offender Raffi Torres for 25 games. Professional hockey is a faster and more physical sport and people get hurt, but when that certain line is crossed the league’s response is adamant.

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