Kevin Westgarth Suspended for Two Games

Canes winger penalized for boarding Ottawa’s Mark Borowiecki

Tuesday, 11.26.2013 / 2:35 PM
Ken Preston

RALEIGH, NC – The National Hockey League’s Department of Player Safety announced today that Carolina Hurricanes rightwing Kevin Westgarth has been suspended without pay for two games for boarding Ottawa Senators defenseman Mark Borowiecki during Sunday’s game at PNC Arena.

The incident occurred at 7:55 of the first period of Carolina’s 4-1 victory against the Senators. Borowiecki was injured on the play and did not return to the game. Westgarth was penalized two minutes for boarding.

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