Physical hockey still lives

Via: London Free Press

‘Think Sabres and you think a young team who can skate like the wind and throw the puck around as if it’s on a string. Yesterday, they took a 3-2 series lead with a 3-0 win. They scored three goals that would be the centrepiece of an ad campaign for the new NHL. But ultimately that’s not what won them the game. “I think their tenacity and hunger, not their speed, controlled the game,” said Flyers coach Ken Hitchcock.’