Torres suspended 2 games for charging
NEW YORK (AP)
The NHL made the announcement Monday, saying Torres will forfeit $42,682.93. He hit Prosser from behind during the first period of Phoenix's 4-2 victory Saturday night, though no penalty was called on the play.
Torres, also suspended last season, was deemed a repeat offender. He will sit out Tuesday at St. Louis and Thursday at Los Angeles. He can return to the lineup Saturday against the New York Islanders.
Torres also was fined $2,500 on Saturday for a hit on Colorado Avalanche defenseman Jan Hejda last Thursday.