NHL suspends Flyers' Brayden Schenn for first 3 games of 2016-17 season

The NHL on Tuesday suspended Philadelphia Flyers forward Brayden Schenn for the first three games of the 2016-17 season for charging Washington Capitals forward T.J. Oshie in Game 6 on Sunday.

The NHL's Department of Player Safety reviewed the incident, which occurred at 14:24 of the second period. The Capitals closed out the series with a 1-0 win.

Schenn, who scored 26 goals and had 59 points this season, did not score during the series against the Capitals.