There is a Reason Hockey Has Fights

Lord Dukes de Enfer
A PLACE TO VENT
Published in
6 min readFeb 1, 2024

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A brief explanation of hockey fights and how other sports handle similar problems.

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A logical person would assume fighting in hockey is not only unnecessary but some sort of exploitation to generate attention. Nothing more than a sideshow to bring people to the otherwise regional sport.

In college hockey, they don’t have fights. In fact, they don’t allow fights in any other…

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Lord Dukes de Enfer
A PLACE TO VENT

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