NHL suspends Dallas' Garbutt for five games

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Dallas Stars forward Ryan Garbutt was suspended five games without pay for charging Ducks forward Dustin Penner in a game Sunday in Anaheim, the NHL's Department of Player Safety announced Wednesday.
According to a report on NHL.com, Garbutt will lose nearly $15,000 in salary due to the suspension. The money goes into the Players' Emergency Assistance Fund.
No penalty was assessed on the play, which occurred at 6:28 of the first period in Sunday's game.