Originally Posted by FourOnSix
ok how many of those players are DEFENSEMEN. of course they aren't going to be scoring as many goals or assists as other players. Thier job is to rough up the other team and make it harder for them to score, not to score themselves. The reason Hockey, American Football, and Rugby are great sports is because they are incredibly physical games. Why ruin that and turn it into basketball on ice?
So you think that Olympic Hockey and College Hockey are basketball on ice.??
And have you ever watched a lacrosse game.??
And of course they are DEFENSEMEN. You don't think any team is going to have someone with skill fighting do you.