In honour of Matt Walker’s finger, TSN looks back at those players that sacrificed their bodies for the good of their team during the 2008-09 NHL season.
After blocking a shot, Chicago Blackhawk’s Matt Walker finds his finger bent in ways it shouldn’t be. TSN gets a good replay of the incident, but the best part of all is the reaction of the two ladies behind the glass when they see Walker’s finger. You think chicks really dig scars? Best part of it all is that he taped it up and finished the game.
Sportscentre counts down the Top 10 super-pests in the NHL during the modern era who you’d love to have on your team, but hate to play against.
Watch the top ten goals from last week.
Watch the top ten saves from last week.
Watch the top ten bone-crunching hits from last week.
Finally, here is footage of Ranger’s Coach John Tortorella ‘attacking’ a Capitals fan with a water bottle & stick. Tort’s got a game suspension for his behaviour and refused to talk about the suspension when asked by New York Post columnist Larry Brooks. You can read their exchange here. Nice idea by the bone head broadcaster’s, let’s remove the glass and have them fight, I’m sure that wouldn’t result in a full out riot!