Daniel Carcillo suspended six games for cross checking
The NHL has suspended Chicago Blackhawks forward Daniel Carcillo for six games for cross checking Winnipeg Jets forward Mathieu Perreault.
The punishment stems from a hit during Friday’s loss to the Jets when he cross checked Perreault across the back in the closing seconds of the second period..
Carcillo sat out Sunday’s game while awaiting a hearing and will miss five more.
Carcillo loses $40,243.92 in salary.