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.