Sign in with your NHL account:
  • Submit
  • Or
  • Sign in with Google
 
SHARE

Bruins' Ference fined $2,500 for obscene gesture

Friday, 04.22.2011 / 10:37 AM / News

NHL.com

Share with your Friends


Bruins' Ference fined $2,500 for obscene gesture
NEW YORKBoston Bruins defenseman Andrew Ference has been fined $2,500 for an obscene gesture made during Game 4 of the team's Eastern Conference Quarterfinal series with the Montreal Canadiens Thursday night at the Bell Centre.

The incident was reviewed by NHL Senior Vice President of Hockey Operations Mike Murphy. The fine was levied for violation of Rule 75.5 (ii) of the National Hockey League's Official Rules. No penalty was assessed for the infraction.

The fine money goes to the Players' Emergency Assistance Fund.
Quote of the Day

It's such a privilege to be one of these 80 great players to do this milestone, and it doesn't get better than this doing it where I started. It means a lot to me. A big thanks goes to all the players tonight who helped me to achieve that and also all the players through my career.

— Chicago Blackhawks forward Marian Hossa after scoring his 1,000th career point on Thursday night in Ottawa
2015 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series