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The Denver Post offers a SI-similar—and very different—take on the necessity of fighting

George here on the late shift. These stories hit the wires yesterday, or so their time-stamps state, but they weren't posted here...And if they aren't posted here, I tend to assume that the Nick Lidstrom of blogging has seen 'em and chosen to let them pass as they've hit a particularly repetitive tone.

The Denver Post does indeed tread upon some familiar ground in echoing Sports Illustrated's "50 Landmark Hockey Fights" with a series of articles about fighting, and it includes a similar Stu Grimson-penned endorsement of fighting to the one Grimson penned for SI, but it goes along the same path on a slightly different tack. I think they're worth reading.

Adrian Dater and Mike Chambers list their own "landmark fights," offer a "history of fighting in hockey," and they note the trio of enforcers who've passed away recently in Mark Rypien, Derek Boogard and Wade Belak, and yes, again, Grimson makes his mark with a new endorsement of hockey's version of self-policing, but all of the articles speak from a post-NHL alumni concussion lawsuit-filing perspective--including a Sunday notebook's version of Dater suggesting that the lawsuit is unlikely to reach its aim--but Dater and Chambers offer what I can only describe is a startling split in perspectives given that they speak to Avs enforcers Patrick Bordeleau and Cody McLeod about keeping their opponents honest...

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Video- Cody McLeod Five For Boarding And A Game Misconduct

No need for the push from McLeod.

Earlier this month McLeod was suspended by the NHL for 5 games.

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Cody McLeod Suspended Five Games

The Malik Report has the video explanation of the McLeod suspension.

Some people were mentioning 3-4 games so the 5 games may be a litle higher than what was expected.

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The NHL Wants To Talk With Cody McLeod

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Video- Cody McLeod Hit On Niklas Kronwall

via Sportsnet, Colorado broadcast point of view on the hit...

 

 

 

added 10:22pm, Same video, YouTube version below...

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Video- Well The NHL Is Back. Cody Mcleod With Five For Checking From Behind

He also received a game misconduct.

I haven’t heard any update on Jared Spurgeon.

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