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Ruutu suspended two games for bite

Updated: January 8, 2009, 12:10 AM ET
Associated Press

BUFFALO, N.Y. -- Turns out the NHL has a bigger bite than Ottawa's Jarkko Ruutu.

And that was fine with Andrew Peters on Wednesday evening after the Buffalo Sabres enforcer learned the league had suspended Ruutu two games without pay for biting Peters' gloved hand in a game on Tuesday night.

"Obviously, I'm happy about it and glad the NHL took notice," Peters said, still wearing a bandage around his bitten right thumb while attending a roast for his coach Lindy Ruff. "That's all I ...

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