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Dion Phaneuf Makes It Two Crushing Hits In Two Days (Video)
The Toronto Maple Leafs’ Dion Phaneuf has been sending quite the message during his team’s road trip down south, and the only thing more amazing that the magnitude of his hits has been the fact that he has been able to deliver them within the opening 30 seconds of each game.
On Monday night in Carolina it took him only 25 seconds to line up the Hurricanes’ Tuomo Ruutu at center ice. Last night he outdid himself by sending the Tampa Bay Lightning’s Dana Tyrell into the Leaf bench only five seconds into the game. Unfortunately, that devastating hit would do little to spark his club as they would suffer the same fate as they did one night earlier, losing to the Lightning by a score of 2-0.
They may have failed to score a goal, but the Leafs still did manage to make the highlight package thanks to this Phaneuf hit.
Hat Tip – [Puck Daddy]