The media loves to debate the topic of fighting in hockey. As the NHL places more restrictions on fights (helmets on with mandatory visors), the debate rages on over whether the NHL should ban fighting in hockey once and for all.
However, there's one group that's consistently in favor of fighting: the players. Some 98% of players want to keep fighting in the NHL. Why? Jarome Iginla gave an interesting interview with Sports Illustrated in which he detailed why he believes fighting still has a place in the NHL.no comments