NEW YORK — Tampa Bay Lightning forward Cedric Paquette was suspended for one game without pay by the NHL on Thursday for boarding Boston Bruins defenseman Torey Krug.
Paquette was assessed a minor penalty for boarding in the second period of Tampa Bay’s 3-2 loss in Boston on Wednesday night.
The suspension will cost Paquette $4,368. He has an assist and 16 penalty minutes in 11 games this season.
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