ECHL Announces Fines, Suspensions

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

 
 

Las Vegas Organization Fined

 

The Las Vegas organization has been fined an undisclosed amount as a result of its actions following ECHL Game #166, Las Vegas at Ontario, on Nov. 27.

 

Las Vegas is fined under Rule #28 – Supplementary Discipline.

 
 

Cincinnati’s Hudson Fined, Suspended

 

Cincinnati’s Carl Hudson has been suspended one game and fined an undisclosed amount for his actions in ECHL Game #174, Cincinnati at Trenton, on Nov. 28. 

 

Hudson was assessed a major penalty and game misconduct at 10:24 of the first period under Rule #43.5 – Checking from Behind. Under this Rule, a game misconduct penalty must be assessed anytime a major penalty is applied. In addition, the player shall be suspended automatically for not less than one (1) game.

 

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.

 

Hudson will miss Cincinnati’s game against Florida on Dec. 3.

 
 

Utah’s Donovan Fined, Suspended

 

Utah’s Chris Donovan has been suspended one game and fined an undisclosed amount for his actions in ECHL Game #172, Utah at Ontario, on Nov. 28.

 

Donovan was assessed a match penalty for slew-footing at 17:55 of the second period. He is fined and suspended under Rule #21 – Match Penalty.

 

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.

 

Donovan will miss Utah’s game against Las Vegas on Dec. 2.