Calgary Flames forward Alex Chiasson made an early exit in the first period of Wednesday night's game against the Philadelphia Flyers after spearing Nick Cousins.
He faced a five-minute major and game misconduct.
NHL fans were split on how they felt about Chiasson's infraction.
Have I ever mentioned how much I am not a fan of Alex Chiasson? What an unnecessary spearing penalty.— @SamarSKhan
I don't know, I'm okay with Alex Chiasson spearing Nick Cousins.— @JDylanBurke
Alex Chiasson spearing.. are you kidding me?— @DeathIdol