Despite being assessed a five-minute major penalty and an automatic game-misconduct for it, the kneeing penalty by Ian Cole that injured Anaheim’s Devin Shore will not be subject to further discipline by the NHL’s Department of Player Safety, BSN Denver has learned. An NHL source said there will be no hearing for Cole on the hit. In other words, case…

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Adrian Dater has been covering the Avs since their inception. In 2015, he became the lead NHL national columnist with Bleacher Report, where he worked until 2017 before joining BSN Denver.