Alex Ovechkin Speared Chris Neil In The Groin (Video)

ovechkin spears neilHits to the head seem to be getting all of the attention in the NHL these days, as it almost feels like chief disciplinarian Brendan Shanahan has had a different case to review each day.

Shanny may have another “head-shot” to review following last night’s game between the Ottawa Senators and the Washington Capitals.  However, this head-shot, which Alex Ovechkin delivered on Chris Neil, wasn’t the type that typically causes concussions.  Instead, it was the type of head-shot that is capable of causing erectile dysfunction.

Whether or not this type of head-shot is penalized in a similar manner to the other head-shots that we have become accustomed to seeing in the game of hockey remains to be seen.

Here is a look at the incident.

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