PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Pittsburgh Penguins Evgeni Malkin has been fined the maximum allowable amount of $5,000 for high-sticking an Ottawa player.

The NHL Player Safety announced that Malkin is facing a $5,000 fine for high-sticking Ottawa’s Jean-Gabriel Pageau.

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Pageau is also facing a fine to the tune of $2,500 for roughing Malkin.

The Pens beat the Senators 5-2, with Malkin responsible for two of those goals.