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Borowiecki suspended one game for actions in Senators game

Defenseman punished for elbowing Vaakanainen of Bruins

by NHL Public Relations @PR_NHL / NHL.com

Borowiecki suspended one game

Borowiecki suspended one game for elbowing

Ottawa Senators defenseman Mark Borowiecki has been suspended for one game for elbowing Boston Bruins defenseman Urho Vaakanainen

  • 02:09 •

NEW YORK - Ottawa Senators defenseman Mark Borowiecki has been suspended for one game, without pay, for elbowing Boston Bruins defenseman Urho Vaakanainen during NHL Game No. 125 in Ottawa on Monday, Oct. 23, the National Hockey League's Department of Player Safety announced today.

The incident occurred at 3:05 of the first period. 

Under the terms of the Collective Bargaining Agreement and, based on his average annual salary, Borowiecki will forfeit $6,451.61. The money goes to the Players' Emergency Assistance Fund.

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