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04-05-2013, 01:54 PM
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Originally Posted by roy munson View Post
Not about last night but I'm curious: why do some people outside of our fanbase think someone like Emelin should be able to answer the bell? Why do a player that delivers a hard clean hit have to answer the bell? Who made up those new rules?
People idealise hockey fights as some sort of honourable bushido code between warriors. Like the only way pro hockey players that risk injury and pain daily can prove their masculinity is by fighting to settle any physical play.

If Emelin wants to fight to show he doesn't back down and isn't risking his eyesight, okay, but he should try picking his spots a little. Respect for his willingness to stand up for himself though.

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