Helmets?- No player may remove his helmet prior to engaging in a fight. If he should do so, he shall be assessed a two minute minor penalty for unsportsmanlike conduct. Helmets that come off in the course of and resulting from the altercation will not result in a penalty to either player.
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According to CapGeek.com, Gallant gets a pay raise in the AHL of $75,000 up from $65,000 last year. If he plays in the NHL, the deal is valued at $550,000 down from $610,000 although he has yet to play in an NHL game.
Last season with the Sound Tigers, Gallant played the tough guy role racking up 202 penalty minutes in 42 games. He did not record a point. According to HockeyFights.com, Gallant had 26 fights in the AHL last season.
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De Haan has been out since October with a dislocated shoulder.
Another hurt Sound Tiger is tough guy Brett Gallant. Gallant will miss the rest of the year due to shoulder surgery. The Islanders had signed Gallant to a rest-of-the-season deal in February, which was speculated to be as either a replacement for Eric Boulton or as a reward for a job well done.
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You can check out all the fights from the weekend here.