NHL fines Caps’ Chimera about $4,500 for boarding

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The NHL didn’t suspend Washington Capitals winger Jason Chimera for boarding Edmonton Oilers defenseman Justin Schultz from Monday’s win, but they did fine him $4,487.18 on Tuesday.

Here’s the check from Monday:

Schultz continued playing in that game, which probably helped Chimera’s chances.

As PHT noted earlier today, this is the second time that the 34-year-old avoided a suspension for a questionable hit in the last two years.