Hockey Fights

Linesman Allegedly Punched In Hockey Skirmish

CBC | Posted 03.01.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A midget-division hockey player in B.C. has been suspended for punching a linesman after a heated game Sunday between his Surrey Hurricanes and the ...

SavvyMom Roundup: Some Things I've Had Enough of

Minnow Hamilton | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Living
Minnow Hamilton

This week I'll tell you five things I've had enough of lately, like school shootings, Miley Cyrus, Martha Stewart, hockey fights and bad skin.

WATCH: Senators Rookie KO'd In Ugly Fight With Leafs Player

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.08.2013 | Canada

Not even 30 seconds into a Wednesday night tilt between the Toronto Maple Leafs and Ottawa Senators and a man was down. Really down. Ottawa's ...

GG Lays Down The Law On Hockey Fights

CBC | Posted 03.27.2012 | Canada Politics

The recent rash of injuries in professional hockey has caught the attention of Gov. Gen. David Johnston, who says that fighting — like ...

Does the NHL Have Brain Damage?

Edward Jackson | Posted 02.09.2012 | Canada
Edward Jackson

I played junior hockey and grew up in the traditional culture of the sport. And I want the NHL to ban all fighting -- any time, everywhere, forever. However, the owners want to maintain fighting as part of the game. And their enforcers will continue to die young.

Don Cherry and Hockey Fights Are Just Part of the Game

Peter Worthington | Posted 12.13.2011 | Canada
Peter Worthington

It's pretty hard to justify head shots, or anything that might damage the brain. But don't confuse concussions, head shots, or cheap shots with fighting. It could be argued that few things are less dangerous than a hockey fight. The crowd loves it, and little harm is done.