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Brent Seabrook faces league hearing

Updated: April 20, 2014, 10:46 AM ET
By Scott Powers | ESPNChicago.com

ST. LOUIS -- The NHL Department of Player Safety will hold a phone hearing Sunday to determine whether there will be discipline for Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Brent Seabrook, whose late-third-period hit to the head of Blues forward David Backes knocked the St. Louis captain out of Game 2 of the teams' Western Conference first-round playoff series.

Seabrook's right shoulder connected with Backes' head, and Backes was thrown into the boards late in the third. Backes remained on the ice ...

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