Bruins captain Zdeno Chara‘s hit on Montreal’s Max Pacioretty wasn’t pretty. But in world’s fastest, most physical sport, it’s tough to determine what plays are dirty and what plays are just the outcome of speed meeting contact meeting unpredictability.
Following the game, Big Z explained that it was accidental and that he isn’t that kind of player. The NHL agreed, choosing not to suspend or fine Chara for his hit on Pacioretty.
Do you believe him? Was Pacioretty simply in the wrong place at the wrong time? Check out the video and vote below.