NEW YORK -- Vancouver Canucks
forward Jannik Hansen
has been suspended for one game for roughing Chicago Blackhawks
forward Marian Hossa
in NHL Game No. 232 in Chicago on Tuesday, February 19, the National Hockey League's Department of Player Safety announced today.
Under the terms of the Collective Bargaining Agreement, and based on his average annual salary, Hansen will forfeit $7,297.30. The money goes to the Players' Emergency Assistance Fund.
The incident occurred at 1:10 of the third period. Hansen was assessed a minor penalty for roughing.