Originally Posted by what the funk of it
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!
When Zednick got his carotid artery slashed by that skate...it was probably THE most serious injury in NHL history.
WOW, that was horrible. I'll never forget that, man!