Jets’ Byfuglien fined for slashing Capitals forward Tuesday


Dustin Byfuglien (David Zalubowski/AP)

Winnipeg Jets defenceman Dustin Byfuglien is among three NHL players fined for penalties today.

Byfuglien is facing a $5,000 fine for slashing Washington Capitals forward Jay Beagle during a game Tuesday.

The Capitals’ Madison Bowey is also facing a fine of nearly $2000 for interference in the same game.

Las Vegas Golden Knights’ Deryk Engelland is facing a fine of just over $2,500 for cross checking in a Tuesday game against Chicago.

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