Tom Wilson

NEW YORK | Capitals F Tom Wilson’s 20-game suspension upheld by Bettman

NEW YORK— Washington Capitals forward Tom Wilson’s 20-game suspension for an illegal check to an opponent’s head in a preseason game was upheld by NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman on Thursday. In a 31-page decision announced a week after Wilson’s nearly 7½-hour appeal hearing, Bettman determined that the initial ruling by the Department of Player Safety … Continue reading NEW YORK | Capitals F Tom Wilson’s 20-game suspension upheld by Bettman

LAS VEGAS | Knights, Caps try to keep their cool in Vegas at Cup Final

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Vegas Golden Knights still think Tom Wilson’s third-period hit on Jonathan Marchessault was very late and probably dirty. They also believe it sparked their comeback victory in the Stanley Cup Final opener. Wilson and the Washington Capitals still insist he did nothing wrong when he leveled the Golden Knights’ top … Continue reading LAS VEGAS | Knights, Caps try to keep their cool in Vegas at Cup Final