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  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Thornton vs. Rosehill — 3/6/12

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Thornton vs. Rosehill — 3/6/12

    During what may have very well been the best night of Fisticuffs from the 2011-12 NHL season, last night’s action on the ice provided a total of nine fight.  At least half of those were worthy of some consideration for “Frozen Fisticuffs Fight of the Night” honors, including Dennis Seidenberg vs. Colby Armstrong, Brandon Dubinsky […]

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Thornton vs. Boulton — 3/1/12

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Thornton vs. Boulton — 3/1/12

    Two of the NHL’s toughest and best enforcers squared off at center ice inside the TD Gardens last night, as Shawn Thornton and Eric Boulton came to blows during a game between the Boston Bruins and the New Jersey Devils.  This type of altercation is certainly nothing new to these two combatants, who have combined […]

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Thornton vs. Stuart — 1/10/12

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Thornton vs. Stuart — 1/10/12

    Boston Bruins enforcer Shawn Thornton had himself quite the game against the Winnipeg Jets last night.  In addition to scoring a brilliant goal on a penalty shot to tie the game at 2-2, he also dropped the gloves with former teammate Mark Stuart during an entertaining tilt. Thornton would go on to make Stuart’s return […]

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Thornton vs. Janssen — 1/4/12

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Thornton vs. Janssen — 1/4/12

    Anytime Shawn Thornton or Cam Janssen drop the gloves, and entertaining bout usually ensues.  Last night those two enforcers dropped the gloves and squared off with one another during a game between the Boston Bruins and the New Jersey Devils, and as you’d probably expect, the end result was an action-packed bout that is worthy […]

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night – Stars vs. Bruins – 2/2/11

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night – Stars vs. Bruins – 2/2/11

    How could we not come back to the game between the Boston Bruins and the Dallas Stars to award our “Frozen Fisticuffs Fight of the Night” for Thursday, February 3, 2011?  It looks like this honor will have to be split between eight combatants as Steve Ott, Krys Barch, Brian Sutherby and Adam Burish of […]

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Clifford vs. Thornton — 1/24/11

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Clifford vs. Thornton — 1/24/11

    There was no shortage of great fights during last night’s NHL action, and while bouts between the Blues’ Cam Janssen and the Avs’ David Koci, and the Leafs’ Clarke MacArthur and the Canes Chad LaRose were quite entertaining, they simply couldn’t top the performance we received from the Los Angeles Kings’ Kyle Clifford and the […]

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night – Shelley vs. Thornton – 1/13/11

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night – Shelley vs. Thornton – 1/13/11

    After putting on a strong performance in a bout against the Ottawa Senators’ Matt Carkner on Tuesday, it didn’t take Shawn Thornton long to make his next appearance on the “Frozen Fisticuffs Fight of the Night.”  Just two days later the Boston Bruins hosted the Philadelphia Flyers, and Thornton felt it was only appropriate that […]

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Carkner vs. Thornton — 1/11/11

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Carkner vs. Thornton — 1/11/11

    Anytime two division rivals hook up it only seems fitting that their two enforcers engage in some fisticuffs.  That was exactly what happened when the Ottawa Senators and the Boston Bruins did battle at the Gardens last night as Shawn Thornton and Matt Carkner dropped the gloves and exchanged blows during yet another exciting edition […]