There has always been a lot of talk on whether or not fighting should be banned in hockey.
Honestly, I’m a fan. Emotions tend to be high when you’re competing and sometimes it’s the feisty play on the ice that gets the group motivated to go back out and get the job done. It’s a way for the players to police themselves.
Obviously you don’t want anyone to get seriously injured – but it is an entertaining thing to watch…especially when there’s an all out brawl!
Check out this epic throw down between AHL teams Albany Devils and Bridgeport Sounders – resulting in six ejections and 250 combined penalty minutes. Even the coaches got into it!