NHL Fighters Continue to Make NFL’s Bounty System Look Tame by Comparison

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NHL Fighters Continue to Make NFL's Bounty System Look Tame by ComparisonThere's been plenty of talk in the last week or two about bounty systems in the NFL in the wake of the New Orleans Saints' investigation and ensuing punishment.

Calculated violence is something that isn't exclusive to football, though, as any NHL enforcer can tell you. While the motivation for these fighters may not necessarily be to knock someone out of the game, it is an interesting comparison to make.

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