Kevin Fiala was suspended for three games for boarding Los Angeles Kings defenseman Matt Roy during Minnesota's 3-2 win Thursday (1/28). He received a major pentalty and a game misconduct for the hit at 5:32 of the second period. (NHL.com)
Fiala was just starting to heat up scoring three goals in his last four games. The Wild will be without their top scorer from last season and he will miss three key games versus the Colorado Avalanche one of the top teams in the Honda West Division this season.