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Senators defenceman fined $2,500 for slashing Florida’s Sean Bergenheim

NEW YORK, N.Y. – The NHL has fined Ottawa Senators defenceman Erik Karlsson $2,500 for slashing Florida’s Sean Bergenheim during a game over the weekend.

The incident happened at 14:06 of the third period in Florida’s 4-2 win over Ottawa on Sunday.

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Karlsson received a minor penalty for the slash.

The $2,500 goes to the players’ emergency assistance fund.