Matt Cooke has been suspended for the rest of the season and the first round of the playoffs.

"Mr. Cooke, a repeat offender, directly and unnecessarily targeted the head of an opponent who was in an unsuspecting and vulnerable position," said NHL senior executive vice president of hockey operations Colin Campbell. "This isn't the first time this season that we have had to address dangerous behavior on the ice by Mr. Cooke, and his conduct requires an appropriately harsh response" (Quote from

The NHL took care of this matter perfectly. They can't risk another player getting hurt as Cooke has been involved in many headshot incidents. He is most known for his dirty elbow to the head of Marc Savard who has not been the same since. Savard was shut down for this season after playing...