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Dallas forward Ryan Garbutt suspended 5 games for charging Anaheim's Dustin Penner

Dallas Stars center Ryan Garbutt, top, shoots and scores as Anaheim Ducks defenseman Bryan Allen defends during the first period of their NHL hockey game, Sunday, Oct. 20, 2013, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Dallas Stars center Ryan Garbutt, top, shoots and scores as Anaheim Ducks defenseman Bryan Allen defends during the first period of their NHL hockey game, Sunday, Oct. 20, 2013, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)  (The Associated Press)

Dallas Stars forward Ryan Garbutt was suspended for five games without pay by the NHL on Wednesday for charging Anaheim Ducks forward Dustin Penner.

No penalty was called on the play in the first period of the Stars' 6-3 road loss to the Ducks on Sunday night. The suspension will cost Garbutt $14,744.