Vancouver Canucks defensive player Tucker Poolman has been suspended for two games without pay after sticking Colorado Avalanche forward Kiefer Sherwood. The incident took place during a frustrating game for Vancouver Canucks against Colorado when the team lost 1-7. Tucker will take a hit of $25,000 because of the incident.
Tucker has lodged 1 point in 13 games so far that includes an assist. For his career, Poolman has participated in 133 games, scrapping 5 goals and 15 assists for 20 points. This is Poolman’s first season with Vancouver after playing for three seasons with Winnipeg Jets. The Canucks have the second-worst record in the Pacific Division.