ECHL Fines Komets Forward Mike Embach

National Weather Service's chart on the heat wave in July 2013
National Weather Service's chart on the heat wave in July 2013

The ECHL on Tuesday announced that Fort Wayne’s Mike Embach has been fined an undisclosed amount as a result of his actions in ECHL Playoff Game #A-5, Reading at Fort Wayne, on April 27.

Embach was assessed a major penalty and game misconduct for clipping under Rule #44.5 at 18:43 of the third period. He is fined under Rule #28 – Supplementary Discipline.

Under the terms of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the ECHL and the Professional Hockey Players’ Association, player fines collected by the ECHL are given to the PHPA for its ECHL Player’s Hardship Fund.

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