'“The puck is not even close to my face,'' said Ekman, who had a puffy red bump above his right eye. “The game was over and he sticks my face. I got so frustrated. I just had to do something back. I can't accept that somebody hits me right over the eye on both sides. It's dangerous. You can't do that."'
Ekman's late slash could lead to suspension
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