COLUMBUS, OHIO – Columbus Blue Jackets center Michael Peca has been suspended indefinitely by the National Hockey League, the team and league announced October 11.
Peca has been automatically suspended per Rule 41, Physical Abuse of Officials, Category 2. He was assessed a game misconduct penalty at 5:21 of the second period of NHL Game No. 15 Friday night at Dallas. He has appealed the suspension but will remain suspended pending a hearing to be scheduled next week.