Coyotes forward Josh Archibald suspended for 2 games

NEW YORK (AP) — Arizona Coyotes forward Josh Archibald was suspended for two games without pay by the NHL on Friday for an illegal check to Nashville forward Ryan Hartman’s head.

Archibald was given a minor penalty for an illegal check to the head Thursday night in the Coyotes’ 2-1 home victory. The suspension will cost Archibald $7,258.

Archibald has two penalty minutes in nine games this season.

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