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Black NHL player Devante Smith-Pelly taunted by Chicago fans

CHICAGO (AP) A visiting black player was taunted by four male fans shouting "basketball, basketball, basketball" Saturday night during the Chicago Blackhawks' game against the Washington Capitals.

Washington's Devante Smith-Pelly was serving a major penalty for fighting Chicago's Connor Murphy when the fans taunted him in the penalty box. An off-ice official sitting next to him notified building security, and the fans were ejected.

"We were made aware of an incident at tonight's game involving a small group of attendees who made harmful comments directed at Washington Capitals player Devante Smith-Pelly," the Blackhawks said in a statement. "The fans were immediately removed and we apologize to Smith-Pelly and the Washington Capitals organization. We are committed to providing an inclusive environment for everyone who attends out games and these actions will never be tolerated."

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Leaders
Points: P. Kane53
Plus/Minus: M. Kempny11
Shots on Goal: P. Kane207
PIM: R. Hartman54
Win: C. Crawford16
Shutouts: C. Crawford2
Offense (Rank)
Goals: 162 (19)
Shots: 2010 (4)
PP%: 15.9% (29)
Penalty Minutes: 475 (23)
Assists: 276 (17)
SH Goals: 4 (18)
Standings
Central Division
  W L OTL Pts
Nashville 34 14 9 77
Winnipeg 34 15 9 77
Dallas 34 20 4 72
St. Louis 34 22 4 72
Minnesota 31 20 7 69
Colorado 31 22 4 66
Chicago 25 26 8 58
Full Standings
 
Defense (Rank)
Goals Against: 168 (14)
Shots Against: 1869 (8)
PK%: 82.7% (7)
Penalty Minutes: 571 (6)
Shutouts: 2 (23)
Sv%: 0.910 (17)
Injuries
Date Player Status
2/6 J. Rutta Undisclosed injury (IR)
12/27 C. Crawford Upper-body injury (IR)
10/4 M. Hossa Skin infection (IR)
10/4 M. Rozsival Upper-body injury (IR)
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
2/15 J. Berube Called up from minors from Rockford-AHL
2/15 J. Glass Sent to minors Rockford-AHL
2/15 C. DiDomenico Traded for Ville Pokka
2/9 C. Dahlstrom Called up from minors from Rockford-AHL
1/21 G. Forsling Sent to minors Rockford-AHL
1/10 A. Clendening Traded w/ Duclair for Panik, Dauphin
1/10 A. Duclair Traded w/ Clendening for Panik, Dauphin
1/9 E. Gustafsson Called up from minors from Rockford-AHL
1/8 T. Jurco Called up from minors from Rockford-AHL
1/8 J. Hayden Sent to minors Rockford-AHL
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