NHL News: LA Kings’ Danault Fined by league for Slashing

By StephanieLee Elliott

Phillip Danault

NEW YORK (Oct. 12, 2023) – Los Angeles Kings forward Phillip Danault has been fined $5,000, the maximum allowable under the Collective Bargaining Agreement, for slashing Colorado Avalanche forward Ross Colton during NHL Game No. 8 in Los Angeles on Wednesday, Oct. 11, the National Hockey League’s Department of Player Safety announced today.


The incident occurred at 4:20 of the second period.


The money goes to the Players’ Emergency Assistance Fund.



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