GDT: Stars @ Predators - 3.17.07
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03-18-2007, 12:00 PM
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Join Date: Feb 2003
Location: Nashville, TN
Originally Posted by
nmk, not trying to be confrontational here, but why do players drop the gloves and usually wait for the other guy to the same when they decide to fight? I always understood that not dropping the gloves was a sign of cowardice or disrespect (partially due to the greater potential for injury with gloved hands hits-- those things are pretty hard)??
I'm by no means a fighter, but I don't think you'd WANT to fight with your gloves on, given how much of fighting involves using an opponent's jersey to control positioning and defend yourself. A glove is solid, but it gives. A fist doesn't.
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