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03-07-2013, 09:04 AM
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Originally Posted by GordieHoweHatTrick View Post
Hockey without fighting would be odd to me. Its very much a part of the sport
Nah, it's not part of the sport...it's part of it's non-progressive culture.

It's seen as a 'macho' way to resolve disputes, just like not wearing a helment was the macho thing to do up until about 25 yrs ago, or how some players refuse to wear visors when they reach the NHL.

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