Flyers' van Riemsdyk fined $5,000 for high-sticking
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The NHL's Department of Player Safety announced the fine on Friday. Van Riemsdyk was docked the maximum amount under the league's collective bargaining agreement.
The high-sticking occurred just over one minute into the first period of Thursday night's game. Van Riemsdyk was not penalized.
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Updated February 8, 2019