Wild D Suter suspended 2 games for elbowing Penguins' Downie
Suter struck Downie on Tuesday night at 4:22 of the second period. The NHL handed down the punishment on Wednesday.
Under the terms of the collective bargaining agreement and based on his average annual salary, Suter will forfeit $81,058.72. The money goes to the Players' Emergency Assistance Fund.
Suter wasn't penalized for the hit in Pittsburgh's 7-2 victory.