Sheffield Steelers: Anthony DeLuca gets disciplinary verdict

Sheffield Steelers' disciplinary record took another bashing today when Anthony DeLuca was banned for a game following an incident in last Sunday's defeat at Glasgow Clan.

Thursday, 21st November 2019, 12:16 pm
Updated Thursday, 21st November 2019, 12:18 pm
Anthony DeLuca

The livewire winger was handed a 2+10 penalty for checking to Matt Haywood's head, in Scotland.

The EIHL Department of Player Safety reviewed the check and suspended him from Saturday's showdown with Nottingham Panthers.

DeLuca has been in good form offensively; scoring ten points in his last seven games.

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His place on a line with Marco Vallerand and Brendan Connolly will now likely go to Michael Davies, who returns from a six-game ban of his home.

The League also looked at Connolly's conduct at Clan, but have not made any sanction against him.