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Flyers' Brayden Schenn suspended one game

Wednesday, 01.23.2013 / 5:39 PM / News

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Flyers' Brayden Schenn suspended one game
Brayden Schenn has been suspended one game for his role in an incident in the Flyers' loss to New Jersey Tuesday night.

NEW YORK -- Philadelphia Flyers forward Brayden Schenn has been suspended for one game for charging New Jersey Devils defenseman Anton Volchenkov in NHL Game No. 30 in New Jersey on Tuesday, January 22, the National Hockey League's Department of Player Safety announced today.

Under the terms of the Collective Bargaining Agreement, and based on his average annual salary, Schenn will forfeit $4,702.70. The money goes to the Players' Emergency Assistance Fund.

The incident occurred at 12:37 of the second period. No penalty was assessed on the play.

For a full explanation of the decision, complete with video, please click on the following link:

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