Carolina's Westgarth suspended two games for boarding hit
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP)
The league's department of player safety announced Westgarth's suspension Tuesday.
Westgarth was suspended for his hit on Ottawa defenseman Mark Boroweicki at 7:55 of the first period of Sunday's game.
Boroweicki was injured and did not return. Westgarth received a 2-minute boarding penalty.
The league says Westgarth will forfeit $7,435.90 and the money will go to the players' emergency assistance fund.