AHL announces suspension

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. … The American Hockey League today announced that Philadelphia Phantoms defenseman Denis Gauthier has been suspended for one (1) game as a result of his actions during an AHL playoff game at Albany on Apr. 22.

Gauthier was suspended under the provisions of AHL Rule 29.1 (supplementary discipline).

Gauthier will miss Game 5 of the East Division semifinal series between Philadelphia and Albany on Thursday (Apr. 24).