Utah’s Bourne Suspended One Game

PRINCETON, N.J. – The ECHL announced that it has suspended Utah forward Justin Bourne for one game as a result of his actions in ECHL Game #134 at Idaho on Nov. 14.

Bourne was assessed an instigator penalty with nine seconds remaining in the game.

Rule 47.12 states that any player deemed to be the instigator or aggressor of fisticuffs during the last five minutes of the game or at anytime during overtime, shall be automatically suspended from his team’s next game.

Bourne will miss Utah’s game at Idaho (Nov. 16).