March 5, 2012; Pittsburgh,PA, USA: Phoenix Coyotes right wing Shane Doan (19) moves the puck up ice against the Pittsburgh Penguins during the third period at the CONSOL Energy Center. The Pens won 2-1. Mandatory Credit: Charles LeClaire-USPRESSWIRE
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Shane Doan has been suspended three games by the NHL for his hit on Jamie Benn of the Dallas Stars Tuesday. Doan will also forfeit more than $150,000 in salary.
The Phoenix Coyotes captain will miss crucial matchups against the Colorado Avalanche, San Jose Sharks and St. Louis Blues. All the games have major playoff implications, making them must wins.
A further explanation of the NHL's reason for the suspension can be seen here.
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Coyote captain Shane Doan met with NHL officials Wednesday afternoon to discuss his elbow on Jamie Benn in Tuesday's game. A suspension may be on the way.