WATCH: Canucks’ Antoine Roussel bites Sharks’ Marc-Edouard Vlasic, fined $5,000 | NHL


Canucks ahead Antoine Roussel has been fined $5,000 for biting Sharks defenseman Marc-Edouard Vlasic on the finish of Friday evening’s sport in San Jose, the NHL introduced Saturday. 

The incident occurred with 40 seconds to play within the sport. Roussel and Vlasic bought into it in entrance of the Sharks’ bench and shortly have been joined by the opposite gamers on the ice. 

Because the linesmen tried to separate the 2, Vlasic’s hand pushed in opposition to Roussel’s face, and Roussel turned towards Vlasic’s hand and bit it.

The Sharks went on to defeat the Canucks 4-0. 

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