Posted: Tuesday October 15, 2013 10:47 PM

Capitals' Chimera fined for hit on Oilers' Schultz

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NEW YORK (AP) - Washington Capitals forward Jason Chimera has been fined for a hit on Edmonton Oilers defenseman Justin Schultz.

The NHL announced Tuesday night that Chimera was fined $4,487.18 - the maximum allowable under the collective bargaining agreement - for boarding Schultz in the first period of the Capitals' 4-2 win Monday.

Chimera was given a minor penalty on the play.

 
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