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Brown suspended one game for kneeing in Kings game against Lightning

Los Angeles forward punished for actions against Tampa Bay defenseman Sergachev

by NHL Public Relations @PR_NHL / NHL.com

Brown suspended one game

Brown suspended one game for kneeing

Los Angeles Kings forward Dustin Brown has been suspended for one game for kneeing Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Mikhail Sergachev

  • 01:58 •

NEW YORK -- Los Angeles Kings forward Dustin Brown has been suspended for one game, without pay, for kneeing Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Mikhail Sergachev during NHL Game No. 846 in Tampa on Saturday, Feb. 10, the National Hockey League's Department of Player Safety announced today.

The incident occurred at 14:27 of the second period. Brown was assessed a major penalty and game misconduct for kneeing.

Under the terms of the Collective Bargaining Agreement and, based on his average annual salary, Brown will forfeit $31,586.02. The money goes to the Players' Emergency Assistance Fund.

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