Winnipeg Jets defenseman Dustin Byfuglien crushed Edmonton Oilers left winger Luke Gazdic with a huge hit during the second period of Monday night's game at the MTS Centre.Gazdic had just received the puck from a teammate when he got flipped over by a clean hit from Byfuglien:A brief scrum ensued after the play, but no penalties were called. In the end, the Jets beat the Oilers...
Dustin Byfuglien has a pretty amazing resume of huge hits. He added another one to his name when he made the 6’4″, 233-pound Luke Gazdic look like a weakling on Monday night. Gazdic does a flip/spin and basically lands on his head after Byfuglien comes roaring through. (H/T Reddit Hockey) The post GIF: Dustin Byfuglien’s monster hit on Luke Gazdic appeared first on Puck Drunk Love.
The Edmonton Oilers announced they will be without Luke Gazdic for the next six months (minimum) after he will undergo shoulder surgery.tysp9-flickr.comThe Oilers will not specify what the exact injury on Gazdic's shoulder is, but there is speculation it could be a torn labrum....same thing like Taylor Hall’s and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins. Oilers GM Craig MacTavish said, “The...
I say this a lot but I sometimes feel like nobody hears me: a player’s Corsi% can’t be divorced from the context in which he plays. There’s been some talk lately about re-signing Luke Gazdic. I’m opposed to this but I feel compelled to note that I think people overstate the case against him (or, [...]
The Edmonton Oilers had a rough first period Thursday night, and resident tough guy Luke Gazdic knew something had to change if his team was going to get back into the game. So Gazdic did what he’s known to do, and the big forward picked a fight. Gazdic, who stands at an intimidating 6-foot-4 and weighs in at 240 pounds, rang the bell of one of the league’s biggest and baddest...
The Boston Bruins were having their way with the Edmonton Oilers, up 3-1 early in the 2nd period. Oilers forward Luke Gazdic was looking to change the momentum and he challenged Bruins forward Milan Lucic to a fight. Both Lucic and Gazdic are 6’3″ 210 lbs and that made for an awesome heavyweight bout. They exchanged punches like rock ‘em sock ‘em robots and made for one of...
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