NEW YORK -- San Jose Sharks forward Evander Kane has been fined $5,000, the maximum allowable under the Collective Bargaining Agreement, for elbowing Washington Capitals defenseman Radko Gudas during NHL Game No. 433 in San Jose on Tuesday, Dec. 3, the National Hockey League's Department of Player Safety announced today.
The incident occurred at 14:53 of the third period. Kane was assessed a major penalty and game misconduct for elbowing.
The money goes to the Players' Emergency Assistance Fund.