NHL suspends Drew Stafford 1 game for high-sticking
Winnipeg Jets forward gets slap on the wrist for double-minor penalty in game against Avalanche
The incident occurred at 15:15 of the second period of Winnipeg's 4-2 win in Denver on Saturday.
Stafford was assessed a double-minor penalty for high-sticking.
He will forfeit US$23,387.10 in salary and will miss Winnipeg's game Tuesday night in St. Louis.
He is eligible to return when Winnipeg hosts Boston on Thursday.