Flyers' Brayden Schenn suspended one game

FILE - Philadelphia Flyers' Brayden Schenn during an NHL hockey game against the Toronto Maple Leafs, Thursday, Feb. 9, 2012, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
January 23, 2013 2:59:17 PM PST
Philadelphia Flyers forward Brayden Schenn has been suspended for one game.

Schenn is suspended for charging New Jersey Devils defenseman Anton Volchenkov during Tuesday's game, the National Hockey League's Department of Player Safety announced today.

The NHL says under the terms of the Collective Bargaining Agreement, and based on his average annual salary, Schenn will forfeit $4,702.70.

The money goes to the Players' Emergency Assistance Fund.

The incident occurred at 12:37 of the second period.

No penalty was assessed on the play.

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