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Source: Trevor Gillies to meet with NHL

Updated: March 3, 2011, 9:04 PM ET
By Pierre LeBrun | ESPN.com

TORONTO -- New York Islanders tough guy Trevor Gillies has an in-person hearing with the NHL in Toronto on Friday, a source confirmed to ESPN.com.

Gillies was ejected from Wednesday night's game against Minnesota for a hit from behind on Wild winger Cal Clutterbuck. The hit came just a few shifts into his first game back after serving a nine-game suspension for his head hit to Pittsburgh's Eric Tangradi last month.

The league requests an "in-person" hearing in order to ...

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