View Full Version : Article: NHL Kangaroo Courts Fine for Relieving Players of their Cash

01-21-2016, 12:20 AM
During the past few weeks, players from a dozen NHL teams were interviewed for this piece and all confirmed the existence of some form of a fine system among their ranks. But everyone also requested anonymity. Their explanations ranged from the desire to avoid publicly discussing money to the oft-cited “what-happens-in-here-stays-in-here” code of NHL locker rooms. As one Metropolitan Division forward put it, “I don't know why it’s not more public, but there’s a reason no guys speak up about it.”


Phil in Absentia
01-21-2016, 12:27 AM
Seems to me it's all in good faith. Basically a type of camaraderie built to keep teams strong within their dressing rooms.

01-21-2016, 02:02 AM
The headline is really not indicative of the spirit of the story.