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Caps' Chimera fined for boarding

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Washington Capitals forward Jason Chimera was fined $4,487.18, the maximum allowable under the Collective Bargaining Agreement, for boarding Edmonton Oilers defenseman Justin Schultz on Monday, the NHL announced on Tuesday.

Chimera was assessed a minor penalty for boarding at the time.

The fine money goes to the Players' Emergency Assistance Fund.
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