ECHL announces fine, suspension

The ECHL on Thursday announced that Indy’s Reed Seckel has been suspended indefinitely and fined an undisclosed amount as a result of his actions in ECHL Game #934, Indy at Kansas City, on April 3.

Seckel was assessed a game misconduct for Physical Abuse of Officials – Category II under Rule #40.3 at 18:25 of the third period. He is fined and suspended under Rule #28 – Supplementary Discipline.

Seckel will miss Indy’s games against Cincinnati (April 6), Toledo (April 7) and Kalamazoo (April 8), and any further discipline will be announced at a later date.

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.