David Koci goes to work on Alexei Semenov’s (back) but ultimately Koci pays the price and gets ejected.
Mike Ribeiro receives a big hit by Detroits Niklas Kronwall, and then Steve Ott takes cheapshot on Nik by cross-checking him in the back. It was a clean hit to begin with, and the announcers have a good arguement.
Jarkko Ruutu takes a bite out of Andrew Peters, this video shows a flashback from their last meeting and post game comments. Ruutu denies biting Peters hand (but not very convincingly).
Jason Spezza spears Dominic Moore from the ‘Battle of Ontario’ game and receives a slashing penalty(?).
Fedor Tyutin drops the gloves with David Backes after Backes delivers a brutal cross check to the face of Kristian Huselius.
Christian Backman cross checks Zach Parise in the mouth causing him to lose his two front teeth.
Legendary NHL goalie Patrick Roy’s son, Jonathan, could face discipline from the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League for his role in a brawl in a first-round playoff game between the Quebec Remparts and the Chicoutimi Sagueneens.