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12-28-2012, 06:38 AM
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Originally Posted by 4evaBlue View Post
I don't think it's an issue exclusive to Europeans. There are enough instances of NHL players turning into the boards to try to avoid a hit to refute that claim.

Hall is a great example of a player who knowingly puts himself into vulnerable positions quite often (Doughty's hipcheck to Hall's head, etc). Our very own Grabovski is another.
Fair enough. Pk Subban is bad for it too. can throw all the hits, but when a hit is coming to him he turtles.

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