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Video- Hit Of The Night, Dion Phaneuf On Michael Sauer

Added feature, Phaneuf’s father reacts to the hit.

In case you are wondering, no penalty on the hit.

Filed in: NHL Teams, New York Rangers, Toronto Maple Leafs, | KK Hockey | Permalink
  Tags: dion+phaneuf, michael+sauer

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NHLJeff's avatar

Nice to see the teammates of the hittee not freaking out about a clean hit for once.

Posted by NHLJeff from Pens fan in Chicago, IL on 12/06/11 at 02:24 AM ET

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Love the Leafs commentator on Phaneuf hits

Posted by Jesters Dead on 12/06/11 at 04:41 AM ET

redxblack's avatar

I don’t find concussions entertaining, but I find the celebrating hits that look almost certain to cause a concussion to be reckless. It was a by the book hit, but who really celebrates injuries? The Toronto announcers came off as meatheads.

Posted by redxblack from Akron Ohio on 12/06/11 at 09:37 AM ET

BigE's avatar

@redxblack - what are the supposed to do? Diagnose a concussion on the spot or get caught up in the emotion of a big play by one of their hometown players?

Loosen up or go watch a non-contact sport.

Posted by BigE on 12/06/11 at 11:04 AM ET

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