Sometimes hockey isn’t all about skating and scoring. Sometimes it looks like … a controversy/confrontation blog. :)
I recall seeing this particular incident live during my first year in graduate school.
This was nothing new for the Rangers and Bruins, as you’ll see here:
Every Islanders fan has wanted to do this with Mike Milbury:
And then there’s Billy Smith against the Oilers in 1983. Watch how Wayne Gretzky goes down …
… and Billy can go down, too …
Smith would have the last laugh that year.