BOUCHERVILLE, Thursday, December 2nd, 2010 - The Quebec Major Junior Hockey League Disciplinary Prefect, Raymond Bolduc, today announced that Acadie-Bathurst Titan defenseman Olivier Hotte has been suspended for a total of four games for a checking at the head. The incident occurred during last Sunday’s game versus the Cape Breton Screaming Eagles.
The decision was rendered after reviewing the videotapes of the incidents, gathering the testimonies of the players involved and members of the organizations also involved, reading the officials’ reports and consulting the disciplinary committee.
The Disciplinary Prefect will not be available for further comment.
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