NHL should clip Matt Cooke 

March, 21, 2011

I really don't want to waste a lot of time talking about Penguins left wing Matt Cooke. Here's the bottom line: At the very least, Cooke deserves an eight- to 10-game suspension as a repeat offender for his textbook violation of Rule 48 in the Penguins' 5-2 loss to the Rangers on Sunday afternoon.

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E.J. Hradek

Senior Writer, ESPN The Magazine
E.J. Hradek is a senior writer at ESPN The Magazine, joining the staff prior to its launch in 1998. He began covering hockey as a writer/editor for Hockey Illustrated in 1989.