NEW YORK - Edmonton Oilers
defenseman Andy Sutton
has been suspended, pending a hearing Monday, for a check to the head of Colorado Avalanche
forward Gabriel Landeskog
during NHL Game #138 Friday night at Colorado, the National Hockey League’s Department of Player Safety announced today.
The incident occurred at 3:20 of the third period. Sutton received a minor penalty for elbowing.
Sutton will miss Edmonton's game Sunday against St. Louis.