– Phoenix Coyotes
' left wing Daniel Carcillo
has been suspended for two games, without pay, as a result of an altercation during NHL game #46 against the Chicago Blackhawks
, October 15, the National Hockey League announced today.
Under the terms of the Collective Bargaining Agreement, and based on his average annual salary, Carcillo will forfeit $9,610.22. The money goes to the Players' Emergency Assistance Fund.
At 17:00 of the second period, Carcillo, who was on the players' bench, became involved with Blackhawks' player Ben Eager
, who was on the ice.
Carcillo will miss tonight's game at Ottawa and Oct. 18 at Montreal. He will be eligible to return Oct. 23 against the Washington Capitals