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Pierre-Luc Letourneau-LeBlond Suspended One Game

Sunday, Oct. 10th, 2010

NEW YORK – New Jersey Devils forward Pierre-Luc Letourneau-LeBlond has been automatically suspended for one game, without pay, for instigating a fight in the final five minutes of NHL Game #17 against John Carlson of the Washington Capitals.

Letourneau-LeBlond was assessed an instigator penalty at 15:53 of the third period. Under the terms of the Collective Bargaining Agreement and based on his average annual salary, Letourneau-LeBlond will forfeit $2,822.58 in salary. The money goes to the Players' Emergency Assistance Fund.

Letourneau-LeBlond will miss Monday's game against Pittsburgh.

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