Here’s the release the Kings just sent.
KINGS’ ZEILER SUSPENDED FOR THREE GAMES
TORONTO (November 24, 2008) – Los Angeles Kings forward John
Zeiler has been suspended for three games, without pay, as a result of a
boarding incident that took place during NHL Game #295, Nov. 22 against
Colorado Avalanche, the National Hockey League announced.
Zeiler was assessed a major penalty for boarding and game
misconduct for hitting Colorado defenseman Adam Foote at 6:51 of the
Under the terms of the Collective Bargaining Agreement, and
on his average annual salary, Zeiler will forfeit $8,770.17. The money
to the Players’ Emergency Assistance Fund.
Zeiler will miss tomorrow night’s game at Calgary; Nov. 26 at
Edmonton and Nov. 29 against Chicago. He will be eligible to return
against the Toronto Maple Leafs.