NHL to discuss ban on goalie fights

Updated: November 11, 2013, 4:07 PM ET
By Scott Burnside | ESPN.com

TORONTO -- NHL commissioner Gary Bettman said Monday that the league's general managers will discuss fighting when they meet Tuesday in Toronto, specifically whether they should introduce a rule to prohibit goaltenders from fighting.

The idea of whether goaltenders should face stiff penalties if they engage other players, specifically other goalies, stems from a recent ugly fight between netminders Ray Emery of the Philadelphia Flyers and Braden Holtby of the Washington Capitals.

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