Scott was banned for punching "an unsuspecting opponent and causing injury," according to a statement released by the NHL. The incident took place in Anaheim on Monday in the second period.
Under the collective bargaining agreement, Scott is considered a repeat offender and will forfeit $34,146.36 based on his annual salary. The money goes to the players' emergency assistance fund.
Scott has one goal and one assist in 15 games played this season.