BBC Sport - Joe Grimaldi banned for 18 games after 'nasty' ice hockey fight

Ice hockey player banned for attack

Edinburgh Capitals player Joe Grimaldi spears Nottingham Panthers' Max Parent with his stick and throws his helmet at him during an Elite League match between the two sides on 3 January.

Grimaldi received an 18-game ban from the Elite League department of player safety for the incident during the Capitals' 6-1 defeat.

Grimaldi was also sacked by the club as a result of the incident.

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