Originally posted on State of Hockey News  |  Last updated 4/5/13
"Well you're the real tough cookie, with the long history, of breaking little hearts, like the one in me, that's ok, let's see how you do it, put up your dukes, let's get down to it, hit me with your best shot, why don't you hit me with your best shot, hit me with your best shot, fire away," are the lyrics to Pat Benetar's famous song Hit Me With Your Best Shot.  Last night Dany Heatley took Marc-Edouard Vlasic's best shot after the game concluded last night in San Jose and after a cross check to the back, Vlasic then gave a two-handed chop to the forearm of Heatley that left him skating back to the Wild bench in immense pain.  At the time a few Wild players verbally abused Vlasic and the Sharks' over the dirty play but that was about it.  When asked about it, Vlasic said that he was only 'defending himself' and that an attempted slash by Heatley that missed had to be answered back but that he did not intend to hurt him.  I wonder if Vlasic thought the same thing when he delivered t...
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