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Video: More rough stuff between Kings, Sharks

May 15, 2013, 12:29 AM EST

Raffi Torres delivered a big hit early in Game 1, but it probably wasn’t the most noteworthy blow from Tuesday’s second-round match between the Los Angeles Kings and San Jose Sharks.

Torres, for one, received a two-minute minor for charging Jarret Stoll (who has missed time since the hit, as Los Angeles Kings Insider’s Jon Rosen points out). Drew Doughty also seemed a little banged up after a Patrick Marleau check.

You can see some examples of the chippy play in the video below:

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  1. manchestermiracle - May 15, 2013 at 12:57 AM

    Quickie comes through again, looking more and more like the unsolvable wall of last year. Only worry I have is top line guys Kopitar and Brown not getting on the board. D-men stepped it up again and, so far, have minimized the absence of Willie Mitchell.

  2. windmiller4 - May 15, 2013 at 12:59 AM

    Looked like a hit too the head to me. And since stoll missed time Torres might be looking at a suspension. As a kings fan id love to see Torres get suspended, but it was definitely a borderline hit, the video was a little blurry for me (bad internet) but again it looked like contact with the head. With his history he should be suspended, It will be very interesting to see how Shannahan deals with this one

  3. quickisquick - May 15, 2013 at 12:59 AM

    You’d never know Jarret Stoll was missing by listening o John Forslund or Joe Micheletti. They didn’t notice. Torres should be gone for that hit, but I’m not holding my breath given Shanahan’s erratic disciplinary decisions.

  4. sjsblitz - May 15, 2013 at 3:24 AM

    Whys the wording under the headline say charging major? Trying to make Torres look like a bad guy or what?

    • manchestermiracle - May 15, 2013 at 9:38 AM

      “Trying to make Torres look like a bad guy…” is like trying to make the sky look blue. It’s already there and has been for some time.

  5. comeonnowguys - May 15, 2013 at 8:56 AM

    This just in: Raffi Torres is still a piece of sh*t.

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