NHL Suspends Jean-Francois Jacques Three Games

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Tuesday January 10th, 2012

The NHL has suspended Anaheim Ducks winger Jean-Francois Jacques three games, according to David Pagnotta of The Fourth Period.

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Jacques was suspended for a hit to the head on Columbus Blue Jackets forward R.J. Umberger in Sunday’s game. The explanation from NHL VP of Player Safety Brendan Shanahan can be found here.

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