PRINCETON, N.J. – The ECHL’s Department of Player Safety was busy this past weekend with several incidents happening in games across the league. On Tuesday, the league handed down the following discipline:
Utah’s Travis Howe has been suspended for one game as a result of his actions in ECHL Game #32, Idaho at Utah, on Oct. 21.
Howe is suspended under Rule #46.12 as the result of receiving a penalty for instigating in the final five minutes of regulation. He will miss Utah’s game vs. Worcester on Oct. 27.
Brampton’s Stefan Fournier has been suspended for five games and fined an undisclosed amount as a result of his actions in ECHL Game #47, Kalamazoo at Brampton, on Oct. 22.
Fournier is suspended under Rules #70.4 and #70.10 for leaving the penalty bench to start an altercation. He will miss Brampton’s games vs. Wheeling (Oct. 27 and Oct. 29) and at Rapid City (Nov. 1, Nov. 3 and Nov. 4).
Reading’s Adam Comrie has been suspended for two games and fined an undisclosed amount as a result of his actions in ECHL Game #853, Wheeling at Reading, on Oct. 22.
Comrie is fined and suspended under Rule #28 – Supplementary Discipline as a result of his major penalty and game misconduct for slashing under Rule #61.5 at 8:04 of the second period. He delivered a forceful, two-handed slash to the hand/wrist area of an opponent. He will miss Reading’s games vs. Toledo on Oct. 26 and vs. Adirondack on Oct. 29.
Allen’s David Makowski has been suspended for four games and fined an undisclosed amount as a result of his actions in ECHL Game #45, Orlando at Allen, on Oct. 22.
Makowski is fined and suspended under Rule #28 – Supplementary Discipline as a result of an unpenalized illegal check to the head of an opponent at 16:24 of the first period. The Allen defenseman will miss the team’s games at Tulsa (Oct. 27 and Oct. 28), vs. Tulsa (Oct. 29) and vs. Utah (Nov. 1).
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