NHL: Penguins D Mark Friedman receives maximum fine for spearing


Share post:

Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Mark Friedman has been handed a $1,812.50 fine for spearing Columbus Blue Jackets forward Sean Kuraly in a preseason game on Saturday.

The fine is the maximum allowed under the collective bargaining agreement and will go toward the Players’ Emergency Assistance Fund.

Friedman was assessed with a five-minute major and a 10-minute game misconduct for the play, which occurred 9:47 into the game.

The Penguins won 4-3 in overtime in the preseason finale for both teams.

–Field Level Media


Related articles

NHL: Red Wings’ David Perron offered in-person hearing with NHL

Detroit Red Wings forward David Perron has been offered an in-person hearing by the NHL's Department of Player...

NHL: Improving Sharks enter deep water vs. Knights

The San Jose Sharks reside at the bottom of the NHL standings, but they are serving notice that...

NHL: Predators look to ignite offense in clash vs. Canadiens

The Nashville Predators will look to avoid consecutive losses when they visit the Montreal Canadiens on Sunday night...

NHL: Wild conclude tough road trip against struggling Kraken

The Minnesota Wild got a bump when John Hynes took over as head coach in late November, winning...


Get the most important breaking news and analyses for Free.

Thank you for subscribing

Something went wrong.