defenseman Cory Sarich
has been fined $2,500, the maximum allowed under the Collective Bargaining Agreement, for making contact with the head of an opponent who did not play the puck, Ottawa Senators
forward Erik Condra
, in NHL Game No. 552 in Ottawa on Friday, Dec. 30, the National Hockey League’s Department of Player Safety announced today.
The incident occurred at 7:46 of the third period. A minor penalty for interference was assessed to Sarich.
The fine money goes to the Players' Emergency Assistance Fund.