The NHL Department of Player Safety has fined Nino Niederreiter with 5'000 dollars, the maximum allowable. The incriminated action occurred in the first period of yesterday's game between the Carolina Hurricanes and the Nashville Predators and cost Niederreiter a minor penalty.
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Hurricanes' Niederreiter fined 5'000 dollars for interference
The Swiss forward has been found guilty of "goalie interference" against the Predators' goaltender Juuse Saros.
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