Carey miss all of the åttondelsfinalmatcher as well as a possible first kvartsfinalmatch. It is the first time in 25 years that Rögle is playing the playoffs in the SHL or Swedish hockey league.
Iihf disciplinary committee considers that the tacklingen was directed directly against the head, with great force, was disrespectful and caused great damage.
Carey was matchstraff at the situation, but said afterwards that he tried to make a proper tackle.
Lerby was injured and didn't return for more in the match.