Sanctioned for checks to the head and neck area[more]
USA’s Justin Abdelkader and Kazakh player Nikolai Antropov will be suspended for the first games of their teams in the 2015 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship program. Photos: Andre Ringuette / HHOF-IIHF Images
ZURICH – The IIHF Disciplinary Committee recently dealt with several cases from the past championship season. Among the suspended players are Justin Abdelkader and Nikolai Antropov following incidents occurring at the 2014 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship in Minsk, Belarus.