"On 10 June marks the opening of the trial against Thomas Larkin. "
"Mannheimspelaren is surprised to Daniel Paille, 34, has accepted his apology."
"In förundersökningsprotokollet also compare Larkin his tackle with a tackle that Paille shared out in the year 2011:
" I don't think Paille acted on purpose or with malicious intent, the time, nor did I make it this time, " says Larkin, according to the förundersökningsprotokollet."
"IN CHL-a meeting between Brynäs and Mannheim 2017 ended Brynäsforwarden Daniel Pailles career. It was at the end of the match as a non puckförande Paille with violent force rammed by Thomas Larkin. "
"It ended with a legal aftermath, and on 10 June, it is planned that the trial will be held in Gävle district court. Prosecutor Joakim Johansson has brought charges against 28-year-old Larkin for the ill-treatment of normalgraden. "
"Most likely the two protagonists to attend via the link. "
"In the 30 pages long förundersökningsprotokollet provides both Paille and Larkin his views on the event."
"Compensation is not the important thing."
"In the interrogation says Paille that he is fully aware that in hockey there is a certain amount of violence, but it now has to position and draw the borders. "
"On the question if he has claims, he replies that ”money is not the important thing for him without getting into a border for the violence and the sentence is more important."
"In förundersökningsprotokollet reveals that Larkin contacted Paille via e-mail in which Larkin gives his view on the incident and also apologised. "
"An excuse that Paille has chosen to not answer:"
"I'm surprised Paille not have accepted my apology," says Larkin, according to the förundersökningsprotokollet. "
"Then he highlights an event eight years ago where Paille, during his time in the Boston Bruins, the shut down of four matches after a tackle against the Dallasforwarden Raymond Sawadas head."
"was in the four matches."
"– There is such a thing as can happen at high speeds in ice hockey, where there are often very short reaction times and accidents can happen. I don't think Paille acted on purpose or with malicious intent, the time, nor did I make it this time, " says Larkin."
" Suspension over ”only” four matches, shows that the Sports Tribunal nor considered the case to be overly serious."
"Thomas Larkin was closed down by three games for the tacklingen on Daniel Paille and another one for the subsequent fight. "