The NHL introduced on Tuesday that San Jose Sharks ahead Kurtis Gabriel and head coach Bob Boughner have each been fined following occasions that transpired earlier than Monday’s sport towards the Los Angeles Kings.
Gabriel was fined $3,017.24, the utmost allowable beneath the collective bargaining settlement, whereas Boughner was fined $5,000.
“Moreover, the Sharks have been assessed a conditional fantastic of $25,000, which shall be collected, along with any subsequent self-discipline, within the occasion of comparable inappropriate habits by way of March 22, 2022,” the league mentioned.
The cash goes to the NHL Basis.
As Curtis Pashelka defined for The Mercury Information, Gabriel calmly cross-checked Kings defenseman Kurtis MacDermid, a former junior hockey teammate, throughout pregame warmups. The 2 later fought within the first interval and acquired five-minute majors: