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Crosby claims Subban pulled 'some UFC move' on his foot in tussle

Crosby claims Subban pulled 'some UFC move' on his foot in tussle
Published On: Fri, Jun 09
Jun 22, 2016; Las Vegas, NV, USA; Montreal Canadiens defenseman P.K. Subban walks the red carpet during the 2016 NHL Awards at Hard Rock Hotel and Casino. Mandatory Credit: Joshua Dahl-USA TODAY Sports

Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby told reporters after his team's 6-0 Game 5 win over the Nashville Predators on Thursday night that P.K. Subban was "doing some UFC move on me" during the first-period altercation that saw Crosby push the defenseman's head into the ice several times, according to Sportsnet's Chris Johnston.

Subban and Crosby received matching two-minute minors for holding once the scrap was diffused.

Needless to say, Predators head coach Peter Laviolette wasn't thrilled with the officials' decision to dole out equal punishments.

"I really dont understand the call," he said, according to the Tennessean's Joe Rexrode. "I saw my guy get his head cross-checked into the ice 10 times."

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