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Devils’ Ruutu fined $5,000 for slew-footing

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NEWARK, NJ - MARCH 21: Tuomo Ruutu #15 of the New Jersey Devils in action against the New York Islanders during the third period at the Prudential Center on March 21, 2015 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Adam Hunger/Getty Images)

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Devils forward Tuomo Ruutu has been fined $5,000 for slew-footing Pittsburgh’s Matt Cullen on Sunday.

The fine is the maximum allowable under the CBA.

Ruutu received a minor penalty on the play, which occurred in the third period of the Penguins’ 6-1 victory.

Video of the incident: