Providence freshman Poisson suspended one game by Hockey East for head contact penalty against UConn


Hockey East announced Tuesday that Providence freshman forward Nick Poisson has been suspended for one game stemming from an incident at 17:17 of the third period on Monday, December 28 at UConn.

On the play, Poisson was assessed a five-minute major for contact to the head and a game misconduct.

Poisson will miss the game on Friday, January 1 against Vermont and will be eligible to return to the Friars’ lineup on Saturday, January 2 against the Catamounts.