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Cullen fined for actions in Penguins game against Lightning

Center assessed $1,000 for dangerous trip on Miller

by NHL Public Relations @PR_NHL

NEW YORK - Pittsburgh Penguins forward Matt Cullen has been fined $1,000 for a dangerous trip against Tampa Bay Lightning forward J.T. Miller during NHL Game No. 279 in Pittsburgh on Thursday, Nov. 15, the National Hockey League's Department of Player Safety announced today.

The incident occurred at 19:47 of the first period. Cullen was assessed a minor penalty for tripping.

The money goes to the Players' Emergency Assistance Fund.

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