NHL News: Islanders’ Romanov Fined for Charging

Alexander Romanov celebrating with teammates (courtesy NY Islanders Communications)

NEW YORK (Oct. 9, 2022) – New York Islanders defenseman Alexander Romanov has been fined $5,000, the maximum allowable under the Collective Bargaining Agreement, for charging New York Rangers forward Vincent Trocheck during NHL Preseason Game No. 104 in New York on Saturday, Oct. 8, the National Hockey League’s Department of Player Safety announced today.

The incident occurred at 1:12 of the third period. Romanov was assessed a minor penalty for charging.

The money goes to the Players’ Emergency Assistance Fund.


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