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BREAKING: NHL Fines Edmonton Player for Dirty Elbow to Head

Published November 16, 2023 at 12:31
BY DAWSON MCKENZIE

In breaking news, NHL Player Safety has announced the punishment for Oilers' player Adam Erne for his elbow to the head on Pierre-Edouard Bellemare.

Erne Fined Maximum Allowable For Elbow On Kraken's Bellemare



NHL Player Safety has announced that Edmonton Oiler Adam Erne has been fined $2,018.23, the maximum allowable under the CBA for his elbow to the head of Pierre-Eduard Bellemare of the Seattle Kraken.

Edmonton's Adam Erne has been fined $2,018.23, the maximum allowable under the CBA, for Elbowing Seattle's Pierre-Edouard Bellemare.




The punishment is begging some questions on the consistency of NHL Player Safety on hits to the head. The elbow clearly connected to the head of Bellemare, and this occurred after the puck had left the area.


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