ECHL Announces Fines, Suspensions

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

 
Stockton’s Thomas Fined
 

Stockton head coach Matt Thomas has been fined an undisclosed amount as a result of his actions following ECHL Game #265, Stockton at Bakersfield, on Dec. 27, and for published comments made following the game.

 

Thomas is fined under Rule #28 – Supplementary Discipline and under Rule 7(a) Coaches Conduct in the ECHL Playing Rules.

 
 

Wheeling’s Haddad Fined, Suspended

 

Wheeling’s Joey Haddad has been suspended for one game and fined an undisclosed amount as a result of his actions in ECHL Game #270, Wheeling at Gwinnett, on Dec. 28.

 

Haddad is suspended 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.

 

Haddad will miss Wheeling’s game at Gwinnett on Dec. 29.

 
 

Toledo’s Keefe Fined

 

Toledo’s Adam Keefe has been fined an undisclosed amount as a result of his actions in ECHL Game #269, Toledo at Cincinnati, on Dec. 28.

 

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.