Denis Gauthier was suspended for two games without pay. Agree or disagree?
Here’s the release:
Los Angeles Kings defenseman Denis
Gauthier has been suspended for two games, without pay, as a result of
incident during NHL Game #870, Feb. 19 against the San Jose Sharks, the
National Hockey League announced.
Under the terms of the Collective Bargaining Agreement, and based
his average annual salary, Gauthier will forfeit $22,580.64. The money
to the Players’ Emergency Assistance Fund.
Gauthier was assessed a minor for boarding after making contact
Sharks’ forward Patrick Marleau on an icing play at 10:14 of the third
period. There was no injury as a result of the play.
Gauthier will miss games against Phoenix on Feb. 21 and at
on Feb. 24. He will be eligible to return on Feb. 25 at Philadelphia.