The Quebec Major Junior Hockey League has officially banned fighting beginning with the upcoming season, the league announced Thursday. Here’s what you need to know:
The league’s rules state anyone engaged in a fight will be ejected from the game.
Any player “found to have instigated the fight” will get an automatic one-game suspension. The player “declared to be the aggressor during the fight” will receive a minimum two-game automatic suspension.
Players involved in multiple scuffles in a season will start receiving an automatic suspension beginning with…