http:\/\/tsn.ca\/nhl\/news_story\/?ID=195934&hubname=\n\n\nTSN.ca Staff\n\n2\/12\/2007 12:27:00 PM\n\nTORONTO (CP) - Ottawa goalie Ray Emery will sit out the Senators' next three games. \n\nThe NHL has suspended him for slashing Montreal Canadiens forward Maxim Lapierre on Saturday night. \n\nEmery was assessed a minor penalty on the play, which occurred midway through the second period of Ottawa's 5-3 victory. \n\nHe will be eligible to return Feb. 22 at Buffalo. \n\nEmery will forfeit nearly US$15,000 in salary, which goes to the players' emergency assistance fund.