Fight of the Week

Matt Kassian vs Jared Boll Nov 6, 2010

| John Chandler

Matt Kassian was primed and ready for his first NHL regular season tilt this past week against Jared Boll, and it showed as Kassian pumped away with a fury of non-stop right hands while Boll… Read more

Zenon Konopka vs Daniel Carcillo Oct 30, 2010

| John Chandler

In what could be the start of a bitter rivalry, Zenon Konopka and Daniel Carcillo hooked up for two heated bouts this past week, the first turning out to be an extended slugfest. Round two… Read more

Rick Rypien vs Brad Staubitz Oct 19, 2010

| John Chandler

In a bout that preceded Rick Rypien and his encounter with a Wild fan, here’s Rypien dropping the gloves with Brad Staubitz. Other fights considered: Chris Neil vs Deryk Engelland Oct 18, 2010 Gregory Campbell… Read more

Colton Orr vs Deryk Engelland Oct 13, 2010

| John Chandler

Deryk Engelland put himself on the map and made headlines with a surprising TKO of perennial heavyweight contender Colton Orr this past week. The performance led Paul Bissonette to tweet that Engelland was among his… Read more

Raitis Ivanans vs Steve MacIntyre Oct 7, 2010

| David M Singer

An easy pick.  Opening night, Battle of Alberta, knockdown.  Steve MacIntyre made a big impression by sending Raitis Ivanans in the first game of the season. The two had another good fight, just a week… Read more

Eric Godard vs David Koci Apr 7, 2009

| Kyle Simourd

Despite this fight’s relatively anti-climatic ending, it is a perfect fight of the week on which to end the 08/09 regular season. It involves a pairing of two of the better heavyweights in today’s NHL,… Read more

Rick Rypien vs Zack Stortini Apr 4, 2009

| Kyle Simourd

As the first period winds to a close in Edmonton, Rick Rypien and Zack Stortini drop the gloves and square off. Outweighed by nearly 40 pounds, Rick Rypien shows no fear, showcasing his trademark lightning… Read more

Riley Cote vs Joel Rechlicz Mar 28, 2009

| Kyle Simourd

It’s not very often you see a fight that lasts a minute and twenty seconds. It’s even less often you see a fight in which both fighters exclusively throw left handed. What are the odds… Read more

Jordin Tootoo vs Brad Staubitz Mar 19, 2009

| Kyle Simourd

After shedding the mitts in the Nashville end, it was San Jose‘s Brad Staubitz who looked more like the Predator in this one, stalking his prey in the form of Jordin Tootoo all the way… Read more

Donald Brashear vs Wade Belak Mar 10, 2009

| John Chandler

Wade Belak continued his impressive showing this season during last Tuesday’s game between the Caps and Predators, sending Donald Brashear down to the ice with a left hand in their fight. It was Brashear’s worst… Read more