ECHL announces fines, suspension

PRINCETON, N.J. – The ECHL on Tuesday announced the following fines and suspension.

Colorado’s Chorneyko fined, suspended

Colorado’s Adam Chorneyko has been suspended for two games and fined an undisclosed amount as a result of his actions in ECHL Game #475, Stockton at Colorado, on Feb. 11.

Chorneyko was assessed a kneeing penalty at 18:45 of the first period. He is fined and suspended under Rule #28 – Supplementary Discipline.

Chorneyko will miss Colorado’s games against Idaho on Feb. 14 and Feb. 15.

Under the terms of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the ECHL and the Professional Hockey Players’ Association, player fines collected by the ECHL are given to the PHPA for its ECHL Player’s Hardship Fund.

Chicago’s Donati fined

Chicago’s Tyler Donati has been fined an undisclosed amount as a result of his actions in ECHL Game #477, Chicago at Gwinnett, on Feb. 10.

Donati was assessed a major penalty and game misconduct for cross checking under Rule #59.5 at 15:16of the third period. He is fined under Rule #28 – Supplementary Discipline.

Under the terms of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the ECHL and the Professional Hockey Players’ Association, player fines collected by the ECHL are given to the PHPA for its ECHL Player’s Hardship Fund.

Reading’s Mitchell fined

Reading’s Dale Mitchell has been fined an undisclosed amount as a result of his actions in ECHL Game #480, Elmira at Reading, on Feb. 10.

Mitchell was assessed a game misconduct for abuse of officials under Rule #39.5 at 20:00 of the third period.

Under the terms of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the ECHL and the Professional Hockey Players’ Association, player fines collected by the ECHL are given to the PHPA for its ECHL Player’s Hardship Fund.

Bakersfield’s Pender, Gimblett fined

Bakersfield’s Justin Pender and Tyson Gimblett have each been fined an undisclosed amount as a result of their actions in ECHL Game #474, Las Vegas at Bakersfield, on Feb. 10.

Pender was assessed a game misconduct for aggressor under Rule #46.2 at 11:42 of the first period. Gimblett was assessed a major penalty and game misconduct for spearing under Rule #62.5 at 9:37 of the second period. Both players are fined under Rule #28 – Supplementary Discipline.

Under the terms of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the ECHL and the Professional Hockey Players’ Association, player fines collected by the ECHL are given to the PHPA for its ECHL Player’s Hardship Fund.

Elmira’s Bingham fined

Elmira head coach Pat Bingham has been fined an undisclosed amount as a result of his actions in ECHL Game #471, Elmira at Reading, on Feb. 9.

Bingham was assessed two game misconducts under Rule #39.4 at the conclusion of the game. He is fined under Rule #28 – Supplementary Discipline.

Las Vegas’ Mougenel fined

Las Vegas head coach Ryan Mougenel has been fined an undisclosed amount as a result of his actions in ECHL Game #474, Las Vegas at Bakersfield, on Feb. 10.

Mougenel was assessed a game misconduct under Rule #39.5 at the conclusion of the game. He is fined under Rule #28 – Supplementary Discipline.

Greenville’s Stork fined

Greenville head coach Dean Stork has been fined an undisclosed amount as a result of his actions in ECHL Game #484, Chicago at Greenville, on Feb. 12.

Stork was assessed a game misconduct under Rule #39.5 at the end of the third period. He is fined under Rule #28 – Supplementary Discipline.