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Penguins' Robert Bortuzzo suspended 2 games for hit on Jagr

12/03/2014 06:13 EST | Updated 02/02/2015 05:59 EST
Pittsburgh Penguins defenceman Robert Bortuzzo has been suspended for two games without pay for his head hit on New Jersey Devils forward Jaromir Jagr on Tuesday night, the NHL announced today.

The incident occurred at 17:57 of the second period. The hit happened at 17:57 of the second as Jagr went around Penguins defenceman  Paul Martin before sending a pass out front. But Bortuzzo lined up Jagr to the left of the Pittsburgh net and decked him with an apparent elbow.

Jagr stayed on the ice for several moments before leaving for the dressing room.

Here's the full explanation of Bortuzzo suspension.

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