Following a request from the Refereeing Department, the KHL Disciplinary Committee has investigated an incident from the 34th minute of Tuesday’s game in Astana between Barys and Avtomobilist, in which home forward Talgat Zhailauov was injured in a collision with Yekaterinburg defenseman Alexei Vasilevsky. 

After reviewing the hit, the Committee found Alexei Vasilevsky guilty of injuring an opponent by checking from behind, and as a result, he receives a major plus game misconduct penalty (5+20 minutes) and a three-game suspension.

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