On Air Now

Current Show

Mark Levin Show   6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Call Mark now at 1-877-381-3811

Show Info »

Upcoming Shows

Program Schedule »

Listen

Listen Live Now » 590 AM Kalamazoo, MI

Weather

Current Conditions(Kalamazoo,MI 49001)

More Weather »
78° Feels Like: 80°
Wind: SSW 5 mph Past 24 hrs - Precip: 0”
Current Radar for Zip

Tonight

Scattered Thunderstorms 69°

Tomorrow

Thunderstorms 85°

Sat Night

Scattered Thunderstorms 68°

Alerts

Capitals' Erskine suspended three games

Washington Capitals defenseman John Erskine has a drink as he works out at the team's facility in Arlington, VA, January 8, 2013. REUTERS/Ke
Washington Capitals defenseman John Erskine has a drink as he works out at the team's facility in Arlington, VA, January 8, 2013. REUTERS/Ke

(Reuters) - Washington Capitals defenseman John Erskine has been suspended for three games for elbowing Philadelphia Flyers forward Wayne Simmonds, the National Hockey League said on Saturday.

The incident occured with time running out in the opening period of the Capitals' 3-2 win over the Flyers on Friday, when Erskine elbowed Simmonds in the head.

No penalty was called on the play but Simmonds did not return to game.

(Reporting by Steve Keating in Toronto; Editing by Mark Lamport-Stokes)

Comments