Player fined for spearing opponent

  • The NFL has been facing several issues regarding players spearing their opponents. Reports suggest that star Corey Perry is the latest victim and Ryan Garbutt will have to pay a fine of more than $1,400.

    Garbutt was suspended for five games earlier this season and reports reveal that he caught the Anaheim Ducks star with his stick during the first period. 

    Perry, then fell to the ice and left the game for a short while and Garbutt was given a game misconduct and a five-minute major. 

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