NHL notes: Sharks’ Torres suspended for rest of series

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San Jose Sharks forward Raffi Torres was suspended for the rest of the Western Conference semifinal series against Los Angeles on Thursday for a hit to Kings forward Jarret Stoll’s head.

Torres was assessed a minor penalty for charging for the second-period hit Tuesday night in the Kings’ 2-0 victory in Game 1. Under the Collective Bargaining Agreement, Torres is considered a repeat offender.

While playing for Phoenix last season, Torres received a 21-game suspension for a high hit on Chicago star Marian Hossa in the first round of the playoffs.

Ovechkin hurt

Alex Ovechkin played the last two games of the Washington Capitals’ season with what the team said is a hairline fracture in his left foot. Ovechkin was hurt during Game 6 of Washington’s first-round playoff series against the New York Rangers, a 1-0 loss on Sunday.

Lady Byng finalists

Islanders forward Matt Moulson, Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane and Lightning forward Martin St. Louis are the three finalists for the Lady Byng Trophy, the league’s sportsmanship award.

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