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Report: No discipline for Rinaldo - 04-19-12

Written by Seth Rorabaugh on .

According to CSN Philadelphia's Tim Panaccio, the NHL will not take levy supplementary discipline against Flyers forward Zac Rinaldo for his hit from behind and shove to the head of Penguins defenseman Zbynek Michalek at 16:43 of last night's 10-3 win by the Penguins in Game 3 of their Eastern Conference quarterfinal series at the Wells Fargo Center.

The play in question:

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Rinaldo was given a cross checking minor, a roughing minor, a 10-minute misconduct and a game misconduct for his actions.

When asked about the hit today, Rinaldo said, "It's my emotions. I wear my heart on my sleeve. I was really frustrated that we were getting blown out of the water, 9-3, so I took matters into my own hands."

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