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  • Who: Nilan

  • What: Most penalties against an individual in an NHL game

  • Where: United States

The most penalties called against an individual player in an NHL game is ten, against Chris Nilan (USA), playing for the Boston Bruins against the Hartford Whalers on 31 March 1991.

The ten penalties were made up of 6 minors, 2 majors, 1 ten minute misconduct, and 1 game misconduct.

 

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