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Video- Good Hit Or Head Shot?

Steve Staois with a hit on Max Talbot last night.  No penalty on the play.

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Ready hard to tell. I thought the elbow came up on the follow through, but none of the angles show it very well.

Posted by teldar on 01/13/12 at 12:22 PM ET

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How can there be no good angle of the hit?  Can’t tell at all.

Posted by Flashtastick56 from Meriden, CT on 01/13/12 at 01:28 PM ET

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Definition of a headshot.  What is the mystery here guys?  He’s exploding upwards while Talbot’s head snaps back.  If that somehow is not a headshot, I’m pretty sure it falls under “close enough”.  Do you think he was targeting the shoulder with that upward momentum?

Posted by TearsforColtonOrr on 01/13/12 at 03:33 PM ET

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