Malone suspended one game for Martin hit

In a statement released by the WCHA on Thursday, the league announced it has issued a one-game suspension to North Dakota forward Brad Malone for his hit on Jesse Martin in the October 30 game against Denver.

Malone’s suspension was determined after a review of the incident under the WCHA’s Supplementary Discipline Policy and Procedures. At the time of the incident, he was given a five-minute major for charging and a game misconduct.

Malone will not play in North Dakota’s game on Friday against Minnesota-Duluth. He will eligible to return in Saturday’s game.