Wednesday night, the Washington Capitals lost to the Carolina Hurricanes in the shootout 4-3. The biggest moments of the game included a fancy Alex Ovechkin goal and a mind-blowing shootout tally by TJ Oshie.
That wasn’t the only notable thing Oshie did. Midway through the game, according to @Canes_Gameday, the former Blue delivered a questionable hit to Joakim Nordstrom. That hit set off a small fracas, where the Canes’ Brad Malone tried to go after Oshie. Brooks Laich intervened and dropped the gloves with Justin Faulk.
I love Laich’s leadership here, but that face should not be punched.
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Crisis averted. We’re happy to report Laich remains handsome. He stayed upright for about three seconds.
— Carolina Hurricanes (@NHLCanes) October 1, 2015
This was Laich’s sixth professional bout. His last fight occurred 1,317 days ago on February 22, 2012. According to hockeyfights.com voters, Laich won a fight against Ottawa’s Zack Smith while the Caps were down 4-0.
Finally, here’s video of Shawn Michaels and Rick “The Model” Martel match at SummerSlam with the provision that they wouldn’t hit each other in the face because they were too pretty.
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