Suspension is third of Ott's career

Updated: October 27, 2009, 1:46 PM ET
By Richard Durrett | ESPNDallas.com

FRISCO, Texas -- Dallas Stars forward Steve Ott was suspended two games by the NHL for a hip check on St. Louis Blues defenseman Carlo Colaiacovo on Saturday.

Ott was not given a penalty for the hit, but was issued a roughing penalty in the scrum that followed. He will serve the penalty immediately, meaning he will not play Wednesday against Toronto and Florida on Friday, both home games.

Ott, who will forfeit $35,585 of salary, would not comment on the suspension but did say ...

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