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Tkachuk suspended one game for actions in Flames game against Maple Leafs

Forward punished for unsportsmanlike conduct

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Tkachuk suspended one game

Tkachuk suspended 1 game for unsportsmanlike conduct

Calgary Flames forward Matthew Tkachuk has been suspended one game for unsportsmanlike conduct during a matchup against the Toronto Maple Leafs

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NEW YORK - Calgary Flames forward Matthew Tkachuk has been suspended for one game, without pay, for unsportsmanlike conduct during NHL Game No. 426 in Toronto on Wednesday, Dec. 6, the National Hockey League's Department of Player Safety announced today.

The incident occurred at 14:07 of the first period.

Tkachuk is considered a repeat offender under the terms of the Collective Bargaining Agreement and, based on his average annual salary, will forfeit $11,280.49. The money goes to the Players' Emergency Assistance Fund.

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