NHL suspends Wisniewski 8 games

Updated: March 18, 2010, 11:00 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

TORONTO -- Anaheim Ducks defenseman James Wisniewski was suspended for eight games without pay on Thursday for knocking Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Brent Seabrook out of a game at Anaheim.

The incident occurred at 2:22 of the second period during the Blackhawks' 4-2 loss on Wednesday. Seabrook's head struck the glass with such force that it left him with a dazed expression a couple of seconds before he fell to the ice. Wisniewski received a minor penalty for charging.

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