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Another Look At Sean Avery’s Dirty Hit-From-Behind (Video)
When it comes to cheapshots, the resume of Sean Avery is a rather long one, and he was busy adding to his extensive list of questionable acts last night during a game against the New York Islanders.
Less than three minutes into the game, Avery lined up the Michael Haley along the boards and drilled the Islanders’ forward head first into the glass. Haley was noticeably shaken following the hit, while Avery only received a boarding penalty.
Oddly enough, the Islanders allowed Avery to get away scot-free with this dirty hit, despite their acts of vigilante justice on previous occasions (see Islanders vs. Penguins on February 11).
Here is another look at the hit.