Thursday , Apr , 01 , 2010 C.Y. Ellis

Hawks center Pachulia suspended

New York, NY (Sports Network) – Atlanta Hawks center Zaza Pachulia was
suspended for one game for elbowing Seattle center Johan Petro in a 102-87
loss to the SuperSonics on Tuesday.

Pachulia was assessed a flagrant foul two by the league in relation to the
incident that took place late in the third quarter of Tuesday’s contest. Petro
was hit in the neck and head area.

Pachulia will serve the penalty by missing tonight’s game at Denver.