NEW YORK -- Winnipeg Jets
defenseman Mark Stuart
has been fined $2,500, the maximum allowed under the Collective Bargaining Agreement, for his late hit on Washington Capitals
forward Marcus Johansson
during NHL Game #1061 in Winnipeg on Friday, March 16, the National Hockey League's Department of Player Safety announced today.
The incident occurred at 8:41 of the first period. No penalty was assessed on the play.
The fine money goes to the Players' Emergency Assistance Fund.