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Pens-Bruins: Someone Better Lose Money Over This


The NHL holds the power to separate players from enough money to make them rethink their conduct. Until someone proves to the league that such conduct is separating them from enough money to...

Zeitgeist: Dr. Phil's Advice to Stop NHL Violence


The host of television's Number One daytime talk show says it's time for a changing day in the life of the National Hockey League. Dr. Phil offers his tips for how the NHL can end ugly incidents...

Fighting In The NHL: What's Your Take?


When the Dallas Stars decided to Krys Barch a big favor and trade him to the Florida Panthers, there was an interesting response from fans about the current and future state of this roster. While...

Stargazing #8: Brent Severyn Talks NHL Rule Changes, Fighting & Future of Hockey


A special episode of Stargazing this week, as former Dallas Stars enforcer Brent Severyn joins the show to give his unique perspective on how the league's crack-down on hitting and fighting is...

Mr. Koci Goes to Winnipeg


BN none too happy about giving David Koci a tryout. What would his addition mean to the Jets?

Dr. Strangeleague: How I learned to stop worrying and embrace the goon


The NHL has done a poor job of protecting player's health and suspending indiscretions. The Islanders have responded by protecting themselves. So it goes.

Raw Charge Roundtable: Do the Lightning need an enforcer?


Historically, hockey teams are known for having an enforcer in the line up, but the Tampa Bay Lightning are currently without. We ask: Do the Lightning need a traditional enforcer in the ranks?

Instigator rule used improperly in Carcillo-Gleason fight


The instigator rule is a good idea, but it can go overboard, as it did last night in the Philadelphia Flyers-Carolina Hurricanes game.

Tough Enough? Florida Panthers lacking "enforcer" heading into camp


Will current fighting trend harm Cats in new season?

How Much are NHL Fighters Worth?


In the end, still not much - which is why I'm never up in arms for not signing a name one for $1 million. Their effect is needed at times, but can be achieved by anyone willing to drop the gloves and capable of basic skating.

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