Jets’ Kane suspended 2 games for boarding

New York, NY ( – Winnipeg Jets forward Evander Kane was
suspended two games without pay Monday by the National Hockey League for a
boarding incident that occurred Sunday.

Kane was assessed a major penalty and a game misconduct for checking Ducks
defenseman Clayton Stoner from behind with 11 seconds remaining in the second
period of Sunday’s 4-3 overtime loss to Anaheim.

Kane will also forfeit $56,451.62 of his salary to the Players’ Emergency
Assistance Fund.