–- Buffalo Sabres
forward Brad Boyes
has been suspended for two preseason games for an illegal hit to the head of Toronto Maple Leafs
forward Joe Colborne
during a preseason game on September 24, National Hockey League Senior Vice President of Player Safety Brendan Shanahan
The incident occurred at 1:46 of the first period.
Boyes will miss preseason games tonight at Columbus and Friday at Washington. He is eligible to return Oct. 4 vs. Adler in Manheim, Germany.