Laperriere gets hit by Semenov up along the boards and that's all it takes. They throw the gloves off and get it on near the faceoff circle. Semenov seems to be in better control of the fight as he locks out the smaller Laperriere. Semenov tries throwing quite a few jersey-punches, but they all come up short. Laperriere finally tries to sneak in a few of his own, but Semenov's reach has him locked out. The linsemen come in as they tire each other out. Other Penalties: Semenov received an elbowing.
Not a good fight. Semenov was active mostly but very short punches by him. Although Lappy ate some of them but not much damage really. Maybe slight edge Semenov but not much really. So a draw is the best outcome.