Suspensions, Fines Levied For
Mar. 13 Wheeling, Cincinnati Game

PRINCETON, N.J. – The ECHL on Thursday announced the fines and suspensions resulting from an altercation after the conclusion of ECHL Game #753 Wheeling at Cincinnati on Mar. 13.

The Wheeling organization and the Cincinnati organization have both been fined under Rule 47.19. The Wheeling organization was also fined under Rule 70.10.

Wheeling forward Gino Pisellini has been suspended seven games and fined an undisclosed amount under Rule 70.10 Leaving the Players’ Bench and under Rule 47.8 Fighting Other Than During the Periods of the Game. Pisellini will miss Wheeling’s games vs. Cincinnati (Mar. 14), at Reading (Mar. 15), at Elmira (Mar. 17), at Trenton (Mar. 20), vs. Cincinnati (Mar. 22), at Johnstown (Mar. 23) and at Dayton (Mar. 26).

Wheeling forward Aaron Boogaard has been suspended three games and fined an undisclosed amount under Rule 47.8 Fighting Other Than During the Periods of the Game. Boogaard will miss Wheeling’s games vs. Cincinnati (Mar. 14), at Reading (Mar. 15) and at Elmira (Mar. 17).

Wheeling forward Kelly Miller has been suspended two games and fined an undisclosed amount under Rule 29 Supplemental Discipline. Miller will miss Wheeling’s games vs. Cincinnati (Mar. 14) and at Reading (Mar. 15).

Cincinnati forward Jason Deitsch has been suspended two games and fined an undisclosed amount under Rule 47.8 Fighting Other Than During the Periods of the Game. Deitsch will miss Cincinnati’s games vs. Trenton (Mar. 13) and at Wheeling (Mar. 14).

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.