Mike Richards fights Brooks Laich in the Philly versus Washington game.
Steve Montador and Adam Mair drop the gloves in the Florida versus Buffalo game.
Colton Orr of the NY Rangers fights Mike Rupp of the New Jersey Devils.
Chuck Kobasew is caught with his head down, and Bryan Allen knocks him out.
Mark Stuart of the Boston Bruins tries to evade one defender, but Andrew Ladd of the Carolina Hurricanes levels him.
Petr Prucha of the New York Rangers tries to enter the New Jersey Devil’s zone, but Brad Lukowich is there to teach him a lesson.
Ole-Kristian Tollefsen of the Columbus Blue Jackets checks Ales Kotalik of the Buffalo Sabres into, and over, his own bench.
Heavyweights Derrick Boogaard of the Minnesota Wild and D.J. King of the St.Louis Blues get in their third fight in two years.
The Toronto Maple Leafs play the Atlanta Flames in Game 1 of the Preliminary Round April 10, 1979.