Oilers’ Leon Draisaitl faces possible suspension for spearing

He was moved from the top line wing to a third-line centre role in Game 3.Draisaitl had just 20 penalty minutes in the regular season. The league says Draisaitl faces a hearing Wednesday for a possible suspension. Edmonton Oilers forward Leon Draisaitl will have a hearing with the NHL Department of Player Safety for spearing San Jose’s Chris Tierney.Draisaitl received a major penalty and game misconduct when he hit Tierney in the groin with his stick in the second period of Edmonton’s 7-0 loss Tuesday night. The series is tied at two games apiece with Game 5 on Thursday in Edmonton.Draisaitl was eighth in the league in scoring with 77 points in the regular season but has none in the playoffs.