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Bruins defenceman Andrew Ference suspended 1 game for hit on Toronto's Mikhail Grabovski

Thursday, 05.02.2013 / 6:45 PM / News

The Canadian Press

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Bruins defenceman Andrew Ference suspended 1 game for hit on Toronto's Mikhail Grabovski

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Boston Bruins defenceman Andrew Ference was suspended for one game by the NHL on Thursday for an illegal check to Toronto forward Mikhail Grabovski's head during Game 1 of their first-round series.

No penalty was called on the hit midway through the first period in the Bruins' 4-1 victory.

Game 2 is Saturday night in Boston.

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