Bruins’ Krejci Fined for Slashing

NEW YORK — Boston Bruins forward David Krejci been fined $5,000, the maximum allowable under the Collective Bargaining Agreement, for slashing New York Islanders forward Mathew Barzal during Game 4 of the teams’ Second Round series in New York on Saturday, June 5, the National Hockey League’s Department of Player Safety announced today.

 

The incident occurred at 11:13 of the second period. Krejci was assessed a minor penalty for slashing.

 

The money goes to the Players’ Emergency Assistance Fund.