As handy as it might be to use two sticks to defend against Steven Stamkos, it’s not legal. Flyers rookie defenseman Evgeni Medvedev found that out the hard way.
Evgeni Medvedev with the rare "playing with two sticks" penalty
— Mike Halford (@HalfordPHT) October 9, 2015
With just under three minutes to play, Medvedev ended up with the stick of Tampa forward Ryan Callahan as the Lightning winger went off for a line change.
Medvedev was sent to the box by referees Gord Dwyer and Dean Morton for playing with an illegal stick.