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Video: The types of hits that are now illegal

Mar 25, 2010, 1:30 PM EDT

Many of you out there might be wondering: so what exactly is an illegal hit right now? NHL.com features a fantastic video that includes a detailed rundown of the rule change along with clips of seven examples of newly illegal hits. Check out the embedded video below to get an idea of how hits to the head will be judged for the rest of the season and playoffs.

(H/T to Ben Wright for the link.)

  1. Vance - Mar 25, 2010 at 1:46 PM

    I still hold massive amounts of disgust for Neil’s predatory hit on Drury. Where’s Chris Hansen when you need him.

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