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Capitals’ Oshie fined $5,000 for cross-check to Letang

February 3, 2018
Pittsburgh Penguins' Evgeni Malkin celebrates his second goal of the third period, next to Washington Capitals' T.J. Oshie (77) during an NHL hockey game in Pittsburgh, Friday, Feb. 2, 2018. The Penguins won 7-4. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

NEW YORK (AP) — Washington forward T.J. Oshie has been fined $5,000 for cross-checking Pittsburgh defenseman Kris Letang in the neck.

The NHL announced the fine Saturday.

The scuffle along the boards occurred at 19:40 of the second period in the Penguins’ 7-4 win Friday night. Oshie was assessed a minor penalty.

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