10/17/2013 09:49 EDT | Updated 01/23/2014 06:58 EST

HNIC Radio: Ron MacLean expects lenghty ban for Lapierre

Ron MacLean says St. Louis Blues forward Maxim Lapierre could be looking at a lengthy suspension.

The Hockey Night in Canada host chatted with Rob Pizzo and David Amber on Hockey Night in Canada Radio on SiriusXM Thursday about Lapierre'shit from behind

"It's up to [NHL chief disciplinarian] Brendan Shanahan, so I'm sure he'll throw the book at Lapierre," MacLean said. "I don't know if it's 10 but I think it will be in the vicinity."

Listen to the full audio interview above.