Senators winger Brady Tkachuk accused Kings winger Brendan Lemieux of biting him on Saturday after the 2 brawled within the third interval. Lemieux went on to be ejected for biting after the unusual sequence.
The altercation ensued after Tkachuk shoved Kings ahead Blake Lizotte with 6:09 remaining within the third interval. Lemieux then got here into the combination to defend his teammate and the 2 started to brawl on the ice whereas tangled with officers.
Whereas the 2 skirmished, Tkachuk may be seen shoving his hand within the Kings winger’s face. After the 2 had been separated, Tkachuk confirmed officers his hand whereas on the best way to the penalty field. Each gamers had been assessed roughing penalties and Lemieux was dealt a five-minute match penalty. He was in the end ejected.
Each gamers’s fathers fought one another during the 1996 World Cup of Hockey. Los Angeles would go on to win 4–2.
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