Washington Capitals Evgeny Kuznetsov will be suspended for 1 game

Sydneysportland.com

By: Shivam

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He will not play the Thursday match in Ottawa but will return for the Saturday match

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Kuznetsov hit Vancouver Canucks defenseman Kyle Burroughs in the face

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The League quoted that it was an intentional act and so he will be suspended for 1 game

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This also gave the Canucks a minor penalty of 2 minutes resulting in a score

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The Capitals already lost Connor Brown to a lower body injury and now Kuznetsov is also out for 1 game

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Kuznetsov is actually from Chelyabinsk, Russia

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He was also fined $2000 for diving in 2017 and was suspended for 3 games in 2019

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