NEW YORK — The NHL suspended Philadelphia Flyers forward Chris VandeVelde two games Friday for elbowing an opponent.
VandeVelde elbowed Chicago Blackhawks forward Jonathan Toews in the first period of a game Wednesday night.
VandeVelde received an elbowing minor penalty on the play.
He will forfeit $7,661.30 in salary as a result of the suspension.
The Canadian Press