Gulyavtsev was protesting a penalty awarded against his team in Monday's game against Dynamo Moscow. Gulyavtsev later claimed he meant the comments as "a joke," adding that "I just said car, it's not as if I said apartment."
However, the KHL ruled the comments breached its rules on insulting and threatening officials. The league warned Amur that cases like this "tarnish the image" of the league. Dynamo Moscow won 5-1.
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