Wheeling’s Pershin Suspended One Game

PRINCETON, N.J. – The ECHL announced on Friday that it has suspended Wheeling center Eduard Pershin for one game as a result of his actions in ECHL Game # 691 at Johnstown on February 4.

At 18:01 of the third period, Pershin received a major penalty for slashing and a game misconduct under Rule 85(a) after delivering a forceful two-handed slash. Pershin is suspended one game under Rule 33A Supplementary Discipline.

Pershin will miss Wheeling’s game at Dayton (Feb. 6).