Flyers’ Gudas Suspended 10 Games for Slashing

Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Radko Gudas has been suspended for 10 games, without pay, for slashing Winnipeg Jets forward Mathieu Perreault during NHL Game No. 284 in Winnipeg on Thursday, Nov. 16, the National Hockey League’s Department of Player Safety announced today.

The incident occurred at 9:50 of the first period. Gudas was assessed a major penalty and game misconduct for slashing.

Gudas is considered a repeat offender under the terms of the Collective Bargaining Agreement and, based on his average annual salary, will forfeit $408,536.60. The money goes to the Players’ Emergency Assistance Fund.