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Source: No David Steckel punishment

Updated: January 4, 2011, 4:57 PM ET
By Pierre LeBrun | ESPN.com

TORONTO -- The NHL has looked at a hit Washington Capitals left wing David Steckel put on Sidney Crosby of the Pittsburgh Penguins during the Winter Classic on Saturday and deemed it incidental contact, a source told ESPN.com Tuesday.

Steckel avoided any league discipline for the hit that momentarily knocked Crosby woozy near the end of the second period of the game, won 3-1 by Steckel's Capitals. In fact, a Caps source told ESPN.com Tuesday that they didn't even get a phone call from the ...

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