Vuic to miss Game 7 due to suspension


Halifax Mooseheads forward Brandon Vuic received a one-game suspension for attempt to injure and will be out of the line-up for Game 7 against the Shawinigan Cataractes tonight.

The incident occurred Sunday April 5 in Shawinigan, Que., during Game 6. Vuic received a match penalty for attempt to inure at the 18:45 mark of the third period.

Vuic, 19, has picked up 12 penalty minutes in the three playoff games played. In 46 games during the regular season, the Hamilton, Ont., native scored three goals and five points with 103 penalty minutes.

The Halfiax Mooseheads were also fined $1,000 after Nikolaj Ehlers was ejected for abuse of officials in a separate incident in Game 6. The Dannish forward will not be suspended and will be in the line-up for Halifax tonight.

Halifax and Shawinigan puck drop is at 8 p.m. AST.