You have to admit there are way less goons in this post lockout era and they're on their way out. Even without these goons, it's a physical game and nothing's going to change that. Fights break out as soon as you're old enough to play full contact, it's the nature of the game.
Besides there are far worse things to worry about. Like head shots, and this http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3IZdjNkUFvg
Long live Tie Domi!