NEW YORK, N.Y. – Pittsburgh Penguins forward James Neal has been fined US$2,500 for high-sticking Canadiens defenceman P.K. Subban during a game last Saturday in Montreal.
Neal was assessed a minor penalty on the play. The Penguins defeated the Canadiens 4-3.
The money from the fine, which is the maximum allowed under the Collective Bargaining Agreement, goes to the Players’ Emergency Assistance Fund.