Mario Lemieux wants team fines

Updated: March 15, 2011, 12:04 AM ET
By Pierre LeBrun | ESPN.com

The NHL's announcement Monday that it will ponder fines to teams with repeat offenders should find a supporter in Mario Lemieux.

The former superstar player and current co-owner of the Pittsburgh Penguins sent a letter to NHL commissioner Gary Bettman last week calling for that kind of action.

The letter, obtained by ESPN.com Monday, was dated March 7.

"On behalf of the Pittsburgh Penguins organization, I am writing to propose a discussion by the Board of Governors and ...

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