NHL Captains Drop The Gloves – Whether they are tough guys or not…NHL captains are sometimes expected to lead by example and that means on occasion tossing the mitts and tossing some bombs. Here is a compilation video of some fights involving NHL captains.
While we were never huge fans of the Calgary Flames you always had to respect Jerome Iginla’s play and willingness to help his teammates. Jonathan Toews is another captain that has shown lots of leadership over the years when it comes to the physicality of the game. And while some fans would cringe at possibly seeing their top paid player bust his knuckles up on a helmet other fans think it’s needed from the guys who wear the ‘C’.