Utah’s Verbeek Suspended One Game, Fined
PRINCETON, N.J. – The ECHL announced that it has suspended Utah right wing Tim Verbeek for one game and fined him an undisclosed amount as a result of his actions in ECHL Game #53 at Victoria on Oct. 29.
Verbeek was assessed a game misconduct penalty under Rule 44.5 Checking from Behind at 13:13 of the third period.
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.
Verbeek will miss Utah’s game at Victoria (Oct. 31).