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Oilers Alex Chiasson, NHL hold hearing Tuesday

Feb 27, 2021; Edmonton, Alberta, CAN; Edmonton Oilers forward Alex Chiasson (39) and Toronto Maple Leafs defensemen Zach Bogosian (22) rough each other up during the third period at Rogers Place. Mandatory Credit: Perry Nelson-USA TODAY Sports

Edmonton Oilers forward Alex Chiasson met with the NHL Department of Player Safety on Tuesday.

In Edmonton’s 3-0 loss on Monday, Chiasson was given a game misconduct and five-minute major for cross-checking Toronto Maple Leafs forward Jimmy Vesey after the third period ended.

Per the NHL, the following grounds are being considered for supplemental discipline: cross-checking. However, the Department of Player Safety retains the right to make adjustments to the infraction upon review.

–Field Level Media