OHL Announces Disciplinary Action

Press Release

Game of Thursday, March 30th, 2017 – Mississauga at Ottawa

The Ontario Hockey League today announced the results of two reviews of incidents which took place in a game played in Ottawa on the 30th of March, 2017, involving the 67’s and the visiting Mississauga Steelheads Hockey Club.

The first incident reviewed was a game misconduct assessed to player Kyle Auger of the Ottawa 67’s Hockey Club as the result of leaving the player’s bench during an altercation for the purpose of starting an altercation.

Based on such review, and as per League policy, player Kyle Auger shall be automatically suspended two (2) games, Head Coach Jeff Brown shall be automatically suspended two (2) games, and the Ottawa 67’s Hockey Club is fined $1,000.00.

The second incident reviewed was an aggressor game misconduct penalty assessed to player Nicolas Hague of the Mississauga Steelheads Hockey Club.

Based on a preliminary review of the incident, it is the position of the League that player Nicolas Hague shall be suspended indefinitely pending a completion of the review by the League.