Coyotes’ Holland fined $3,611 for punching Tampa’s Palat

by Associated Press on January 24, 2017 at 4:00 pm

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The NHL has fined Coyotes forward Peter Holland $3,611 for punching Tampa Bay’s Ondrej Palat in Saturday night’s game in Glendale.

The fine is the maximum allowed for punching an unsuspecting opponent.

Holland was assessed a minor penalty for roughing after the incident at 9:05 of the second period.

Arizona won the game 5-3.