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08-21-2011, 05:53 PM
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Originally Posted by Renbarg View Post
Its hard to actually do it physically. Lindros used to throw his hands into the other guys face, to throw them off balance, and then go in with the shoulder. That's textbook roughing. It's impossible to get enough leverage to actually make meaningful hit off the faceoff legally.
It was definitely only really possible in the "Old" NHL. Nowadays stuff like that just doesn't fly.

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