Niklas Hjalmarsson suspended

Updated: October 13, 2010, 1:51 PM ET
By Jesse Rogers | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Niklas Hjalmarsson was suspended two games Tuesday by the NHL.

Hjalmarsson was ejected from Monday night's 4-3 win after hitting Buffalo's Jason Pominville from behind just inside the Sabres' zone, sending him flying into the boards, where his head hit the glass violently.

Pominville sustained a concussion and a gash above his eye that required at least seven stitches. He was diagnosed and treated in the building without going to a hospital.

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