ECHL announces fine, suspension

The ECHL on Thursday announced that Rapid City’s Garrett Klotz has been suspended for one game and fined an undisclosed amount as a result of his actions in ECHL Game #123, Fort Wayne at Rapid City, on Nov. 7.


Klotz is fined and suspended under Rule #46.22 as the result of receiving a game misconduct for aggressor in the final five minutes of regulation.

Klotz will miss Rapid City’s game vs. Fort Wayne on Nov. 9.


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.