Dustin Byfuglien Delivers Nasty Crosscheck to J. T. Miller’s Neck (Video)
Winnipeg Jets defenceman Dustin Byfuglien didn’t receive a penalty for this nasty crosscheck to the back of J.T. Miller‘s neck during the New York Rangers’ 3-2 victory over the Jets last night. That angered Rangers head coach Alain Vigneault, who said the cross-check “could have broken (Miller’s) neck.” But he’ll likely be happy to hear that Byfuglien won’t get away scot-free, as the NHL Department of Player Safety has requested a phone hearing with Big Buff on Thursday.
Here’s a look at the incident that they’ll be talking to him about: