Ex-NHL player Mantha suspended in hazing incident

Updated: October 18, 2005, 6:31 PM ET
Associated Press

WINDSOR, Ontario -- A former NHL player has been suspended as general manager and coach of a major junior team over a hazing incident and player fighting.

Moe Mantha of the OHL's Windsor Spitfires was banned for one year as general manager and 25 games as coach for making players strip on the team bus. He also got a 15-game ban from coaching for fights in practice between Akim Aliu and Steve Downie.

The Spitfires also have been fined $35,000.

The punishments were ...

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