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OHL hands out suspensions to Kitchener's Tyler Randell, Ottawa's Marc Zanetti

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TORONTO - The Ontario Hockey League suspended Kitchener Rangers forward Tyler Randell and Ottawa 67's defenceman Marc Zanetti for two separate incidents Tuesday.

Randell has been banned 10 games for his hit to the head of Owen Sound Attack centre Artur Gavrus in Game 1 of their first-round series.

The Rangers right-winger blindsided Gavrus with an elbow just inside the Kitchener zone late in the first period Friday. Gavrus stayed down before being helped off the ice and has not played since.

Kitchener leads the series 3-0 with Game 4 set for Wednesday in Owen Sound.

Meanwhile, Zanetti will sit out five games for a spearing incident prior to Game 2 of Ottawa's series with Belleville on Friday.

The 67's captain said he was sending a message that it wasn't OK for the Bulls players to cross the red-line during warmups.

"I was just trying to push him away with my stick and I certainly didn't try to do that," Zanetti said after the game. "I wish I could take it back."

Zanetti was handed a match penalty for the incident, which is included in his five-game suspension.

Ottawa leads the series 2-1 with Game 4 scheduled for Tuesday night.

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