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Video- Andrew Shaw Fined For Diving

NEW YORK (April 10th, 2015) -- Chicago Blackhawks forward Andrew Shaw has been fined $2,000 as supplementary discipline under NHL Rule 64 (Diving/Embellishment), the National Hockey League announced today.

Shaw was issued a Warning following an incident flagged by NHL Hockey Operations during NHL Game No. 228 against Tampa Bay on Nov. 11. His second Citation, which triggered the $2,000 fine, was issued for an incident during NHL Game No. 1138 against Los Angeles on March 30. Shaw drew a delayed penalty to Los Angeles forward Mike Richards on the play, at 5:24 of the first period. The penalty to Richards was nullified when Chicago scored seven seconds later.


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Alan's avatar

Penalties like this ought to be reviewed at the time of the play. While it might not matter too much with some games, this game had the potential for the Kings to squeak into the playoffs. Disciplining the divers hours, or even days after the game is completed isn’t good.

Posted by Alan from Atlanta on 04/10/15 at 12:04 PM ET

bigfrog's avatar

Diving is one of the Slackhawks specialties. LOL

Posted by bigfrog on 04/10/15 at 05:57 PM ET

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