Penguins Prospect Keven Veilleux Suspended 10 Games for Racial Slur in ECHL

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Penguins Prospect Keven Veilleux Suspended 10 Games for Racial Slur in ECHL
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Keven Veilleux, 23, is a 2007 NHL draft pick of the Pittsburgh Penguins, having spent the three seasons with their AHL affiliate in Wilkes-Barre/Scranton. He missed 2011-12 with a knee injury, and is rehabbing with the Wheeling Nailers of the ECHL – a league that has suspended him for 10 games for something that “horrified and disgusted” Wheeling alternate governor Tim Roberts.

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