Red Wings’ Dylan Larkin roughs up Mathieu Joseph; faces suspension

Larkin faces a hearing.

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Mar 27, 2021; Detroit, Michigan, USA; Detroit Red Wings center Dylan Larkin (71) takes a shot in the second period against the Columbus Blue Jackets at Little Caesars Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports

Detroit Red Wings captain Dylan Larkin will have a hearing with the NHL Department of Player Safety on Friday.

The hearing will determine whether discipline should be handed down for roughing Tampa Bay Lightning forward Mathieu Joseph in a game Thursday night

Larkin, a forward, received a match penalty for the incident, which occurred with 8:20 left in the second period of the Lightning’s 7-6 win in Detroit. Joseph was hit with a minor penalty.

The Red Wings are scheduled to host the Vancouver Canucks on Saturday night.

–Field Level Media