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Former NHL heavyweight Colton Orr discusses the evolution of the enforcer in today’s game

On Thursday, I had the pleasure of talking with former New York Rangers enforcer Colton Orr. We discussed his role in the movie Goon: Last of the Enforcers which is out in theaters and available on digital. The most important topics we discussed were about fighting in the NHL and as fisticuffs decline where the role of enforcer has evolved to today. Read more

The Evolution of the Enforcer

Boll vs Glass (Photo by Jamie Sabau/NHLI via Getty Images)

We all love fighting in hockey, as long as it’s not staged. Emotions overflow, two guys just get in each other’s faces and won’t back down; but a whole team built to push the entire league around and win a championship? That doesn’t happen very often. Read more