The 30-year-old forward will also have to pay a fine of CHF 800.

Victor Backman has been issued a one-game suspension for interfering with EHC Visp's Linus Klasen. The incident occurred in the 21st minute of play of the game between the GCK Lions and Visp on January 4.

Victor Backman has played both for the GCK Lions and the ZSC Lions this season. In 21 games for GCK, he has recorded nine goals and 13 assists.

( 05 January 2022 | mso )