NEW YORK – Los Angeles Kings forward Jordan Nolan has been suspended for two games, without pay, for boarding Detroit Red Wings forward Darren Helm during NHL Game No. 149 in Detroit on Friday, October 31, the National Hockey League's Department of Player Safety announced today.
The incident occurred at 3:53 of the third period. Nolan was assessed a minor penalty for boarding.
Nolan is considered a repeat offender under the terms of the Collective Bargaining Agreement and, based on his average annual salary, will forfeit $17,073.18. The money goes to the Players' Emergency Assistance Fund.
For a full explanation of the decision, complete with video, please click on the following link: http://video.nhl.com/videocenter/console?catid=60&id=660733&lang=en.