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McCarty Ends Drought

| John Chandler

Darren McCarty snapped a ten day streak without a playoff scrap when he dropped the gloves with Cody McCormick in the Red Wings’ 5-1 win over the Avalanche Saturday afternoon. It was McCarty’s first fight… Read more

Expect the Unexpected

| John Chandler

Only two scraps last night. One was expected, one was not. Jody Shelley hooked up Raitis Ivanans and the two had a decent heavyweight scrap. Surprisingly, it was the first regular-season fight between the Sharks… Read more

Two for Tootoo

| John Chandler

Five fights last night and they all took place in the West. Jordin Tootoo had a pair of scraps in the Predators 3-0 win over the Blue Jackets last night. An eventful third period saw… Read more

Ruutu!

| John Chandler

While Jarkko Ruutu may not have mounted much offense in his fight last night against Milan Lucic, his loyal fans from Finland still have his back. Hei Suomi! Jää vähäksi aikaa , Nauti Sivustosta. This… Read more

Deadline Day 2008

| John Chandler

Wade Belak and Cam Janssen have both been traded today. Fight from March 20, 2007. (AP PHOTO/CP, Frank Gunn) Time for some trade coverage people. David, Jamie Fitzgerald, and myself will be hosting the party… Read more

Family Matters

| John Chandler

Donald Brashear not only took on one but both Brookbank brothers in separate fights this weekend. After dancing with Wade in Saturday’s heavyweight attraction, the Donald dropped the gloves with Sheldon during the first period… Read more

NHL Hits of the Week Feb 21, 2008

| John Chandler

From the NHL:

Table for Three

| John Chandler

Friday produced a total of three fights. Ever-improving, part-time heavyweight Mike Rupp put in a solid performance against Thrashers enforcer Eric Boulton last night. While Rupp might not be finding the net at the same… Read more

Western Matinee

| John Chandler

Only one fight last night. After an unsuccessful attempt to get Steve Ott to oblige due to an upcoming Phoenix penalty, Nick Boynton dropped the gloves with Dallas’ Brad Winchester in a decent scrap. Nine… Read more

Rangers-Flyers Yardsale

| John Chandler

All hell broke loose in the second period of today’s Rangers–Flyers game after Steve Downie grabbed Fedor Tyutin in response for an earlier hit along the boards. Video is here and below. The collison gave… Read more