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(ice hockey) a penalty that suspends a player for the remainder of a game (but allows the team to send in a substitute for the suspended player)

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4 Game Misconduct- An automatic game misconduct penalty shall be assessed whenever a major penalty is assessed under this rule.
Kearns was eventually wrestled to the ground, while Davison and Boyce were both dealt game misconducts.
Blaze picked up a whopping 60 penalty minutes with Sylvain Cloutier being excluded in the first period and team mate Michael Wales following after picking up two game misconducts.
A five-minute elbowing penalty by Dallas defenseman Craig Ludwig against Ducks star Teemu Selanne with 4:08 touched off a series of fights and resulted in seven game misconducts between the teams.
Both players were given game misconducts since their fight came as a secondary altercation after Nathan Moon and Nick Deslauriers dropped the gloves.
When he joined the Rangers, he was kicked out of his first two games, receiving game misconducts for boarding and instigating a fight.
The pair fought twice in the first period of that earlier game, and the second time left the penalty box early to do it, resulting in automatic game misconducts and subsequent three-game suspensions.
Cummins was penalized 27 total minutes for fighting, unsportsmanlike conduct and two game misconducts while Probert received 25 minutes worth of penalties for cross-checking, a game misconduct and a five-minute match penalty.
The players engaged in a pair of fights in the first period of Sunday's game at the DCU Center, both being hit with game misconducts for leaving the penalty box for the second fight.
Both Moore and Haley got game misconducts after their second fight, and their battles were not just standard hockey scraps.
In a game last week against Oakmont Regional, the Wildcats were whistled for three game misconducts, resulting in three players being disqualified.
In an entertaining game that featured a couple of fights, lots of chippiness, 107 penalty minutes, and costly game misconducts to Boston's Milan Lucic and Brad Marchand, the Canucks exacted a small measure of revenge for last season's loss in the Stanley Cup Finals.
While the hit does not carry an automatic suspension -- that only happens when a player incurs two game misconducts -- it will be reviewed by Mike Murphy, the NHL's senior vice president of hockey operations.
Three of the Rockets' four game misconducts were for hitting from behind, and so, with instrumental help from team leaders including Lussier, Bombard and his staff made the changes they knew they needed to, stressing basic things like, "If you see numbers, you can't hit.