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Isles fined $100K; 3 banned after brawl

Updated: February 13, 2011, 2:33 AM ET
Associated Press

NEW YORK -- The NHL suspended New York Islanders forwards Trevor Gillies for nine games, Matt Martin for four and handed the club a $100,000 fine late Saturday night for their actions in a fight-filled win over the Pittsburgh Penguins.

Only enforcer Eric Godard was punished on the Penguins side by the league as he received an automatic 10-game suspension for leaving the bench Friday night to join a third-period brawl.

Gillies' ban was for delivering a blow to the head of Penguins ...

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