Bruins’ Forward Nick Ritchie Fined $5,000 For Elbowing

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By: Martin Borys | Follow me on Twitter @kmartin133

With Cassidy getting fined earlier today, the Department of Player Safety followed up with a $5,000 fine on Boston Bruins’ Nick Ritchie. This looked questionable during the play, but the ref’s arms stayed down despite Scott Mayfield’s opinion on the hit.

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Bruins Forward Jake DeBrusk Fined $5,000 For Cross-Checking

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By: Andrew Lindroth | Follow me on Twitter! @andrewlindrothh

The NHL Department of Player Safety announced on Tuesday that Bruins forward Jake DeBrusk has been fined $5,000, the maximum allowable under the CBA, for cross-checking New York Islanders’ defender Scott Mayfield. DeBrusk is now the sixth player this postseason to be fined for their actions, and the first Bruins player to be fined this season/post-season.

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