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Hagelin gets three games for elbow

From the official NHL release:

RANGERS’ HAGELIN SUSPENDED FOR THREE GAMES

NEW YORK (April 15, 2012) – New York Rangers forward Carl Hagelin has been suspended for three games for elbowing Ottawa Senators forward Daniel Alfredsson during Game 2 of the teams’ Eastern Conference Quarterfinal series in New York on Saturday, April 14, the National Hockey League’s Department of Player Safety announced today.

The incident occurred at 10:32 of the second period. Hagelin was assessed a major penalty for elbowing. Alfredsson suffered an injury as a result of the hit.

For a full explanation of the decision, complete with video, please click on the following link:

http://video.nhl.com/videocenter/console?catid=60&id=172550