Blues’ Oskar Sundqvist fined for charging Ducks’ John Gibson

Watch as Oskar Sundqvist hits John Gibson at full speed trying to play the puck behind the net.

St. Louis Blues forward Oskar Sundqvist has been fined $7,392.47, the maximum amount allowable under the Collective Bargaining Agreement, for charging Anaheim Ducks goaltender John Gibson, the Department of Player Safety announced Sunday.

Sundqvist ran into Gibson at 9:51 in the second period of the Blues’ 4-1 loss to the Ducks as the goaltender went to play the puck behind the net, sparking a scrum between the two teams.

The 25-year-old was given penalties for charging and roughing.

Sundqvist has seven points in 21 games with the Blues this season.

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