AHL announces suspension

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. … The American Hockey League today announced that Texas Stars defenseman Matt Mangene has been suspended for six (6) games as a consequence of a cross-checking incident in a game vs. Chicago on Feb. 17.

Mangene was assessed a match penalty under AHL Rule 59.4.

Mangene will miss Texas’s games tonight (Feb. 18) vs. Chicago, Monday (Feb. 20) at San Jose, Wednesday (Feb. 22) at Stockton, Friday (Feb. 24) at San Diego, Feb. 26 at Stockton and Feb. 28 at Bakersfield.