Found January 27, 2013 on
It's Always Sunny in Detroit:
There is something about a goalie fight that adds a whole new level of machismo to a hockey game. Saturday night, the American Hockey League’s Syracuse Crunch squared off with the St. John’s Ice Caps and the main event featured Crunch ‘tender Dustin Tokarski and Ice Caps netminder Eddie Pasquale throwing down at center ice.
It began as a whole-line scrum in the corner to the left of Tokarski. While the skaters were laying on each other and the linesman were trying to sort things out, the goalies couldn’t help themselves.
Tokarski is in white and Pasquale in blue. It’s a decent little tilt for two guys dressed like the Michelin Man.
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Everybody loves a goalie fight, but bouts between goaltenders often garner cheers more for spectacle than for fighting prowess.
That was not the case Saturday night in the American Hockey League, when Syracuse’s Dustin Tokarski and St. John’s Eddie Pasquale engaged in a netminder battle for the ages.
The ruckus got started when Dimitry Korobov of the Tampa Bay-affiliate Crunch...
I don’t know what’s been going on, but there have been an awful lot of brawls in the AHL lately. After a questionable hit in the corner and a huge scrum, the two goalies, Dustin Tokarski and Eddie Pasquale squared up at center ice.Outside of the goalie fight, there wasn’t anything major, but both goalies were given two-minutes for leaving the crease, a five-minute major for...