Paraphrasing: "Dale Hunter, I think 21 games is one of those suspensions that was too much. I mean, he hit Turgeon after the whistle, but if I recall right, Pierre didn't even suffer a long-term injury on the play."
— >>Scott Laughlin on XM NHL Home Ice today.
Um, not quite. Today is the anniversary of Hunter's assault a full three seconds
after Turgeon scored the goal (off a Hunter giveaway) that iced the series. Mike Brophy agreed with Laughlin.
I'm not sure I get some people. Eighteen years later, it's still one of the most cowardly acts of petulant and dirty "play" I've ever seen.