NEW YORK – Ottawa Senators forward Mathieu Joseph has been fined $5,000, the maximum allowable under the Collective Bargaining Agreement, for high-sticking New York Islanders defenseman Sebastian Aho during NHL Game No. 244 in Ottawa on Monday, Nov. 14, the National Hockey League’s Department of Player Safety announced today.
The incident occurred at 7:20 of the third period. Joseph was assessed a minor penalty for high-sticking.
The money goes to the Players’ Emergency Assistance Fund.
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