Yes it is, if you do you will either get a slashing penalty or a holding the stick penalty
Hockey? Tripping, slashing, holding, high sticking are four of many penalties in hockey.
There are several ways to receive a penalty in hockey. The most popular include delay to games, high sticking, slashing, unsportsmanlike conduct, and too many men on the ice.
Boarding Charging Checking from Behind Cross-Checking Delayed Penalty Elbowing Fighting High Sticking Holding Hooking Interference Penalty Shot Slashing Spearing Tripping
5 minute major for fighting
The term 'slash' is used in the sport of ice hockey. When one player slashes the other with his stick, they receive a slashing penalty.
The NHL punishes fighting with a five-minute major penalty.
5 Minute Major
· major penalty · man advantage · match penalty · minor penalty · misconduct
No but if it rally bad yes.