Found October 21, 2013 on Hyped Up Hockey:
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There is no reason to recap Colorado Avalanche left wing Cody McLeod’s hit on Detroit’s Niklas Kronwall. Likely you have all seen it and have formed your own opinions, mine however may be a bit different. I don’t think that the hit deserves the suspension that he will likely get. Yes it was illegal. Yes it was scary […]
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