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Canucks' Zack Kassian suspended 3 games for hit on Stars' Brenden Dillon

Friday, 03.07.2014 / 5:25 PM / News

The Canadian Press

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Canucks' Zack Kassian suspended 3 games for hit on Stars' Brenden Dillon

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Vancouver Canucks forward Zack Kassian was suspended for three games without pay by the NHL on Friday for a hit on the Dallas Stars' Brenden Dillon.

Kassian received a major penalty for boarding and a game misconduct for the hit in the first period of the Stars' 6-1 victory over the Canucks.

Kassian has been suspended before for high-sticking and is considered a repeat offender.

The suspension will cost him $32,104.

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