Panthers' Winchester to have hearing for hit on Bruins' Kelly Staff

11/7/2013 11:59:09 PM

Florida Panthers forward Jesse Winchester is scheduled for a disciplinary hearing with the NHL on Friday for his hit on Chris Kelly of the Boston Bruins.

The phone hearing is scheduled for 4:30pm et/1:30pm pt.

Winchester, who was not penalized for the hit, appeared to make contact with Kelly's head early in the first period of Thursday's game in Boston.

Kelly left the game but did return. Kelly's teammate Gregory Campbell engaged Winchester in a fight after the incident.