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Flames' Stajan feels for former teammate McGrattan

Calgary Flames forward Matt Stajan had seen the video of former teammate Brian McGrattan knocked unconscious on the ice following a fight during a recent minor-league game.Stajan admitted that while the sight of his friend in that state was uncomfortable to say the least, that result is very much possible when two hockey players are willing to drop the gloves.Via the Calgary Herald...
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January 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Brian McGrattan Knocked Unconscious After Hitting Ice In AHL Fight (Video)

Ex-NHL forward Brian McGrattan was knocked unconscious after taking a powerful right-handed punch to the face and then hitting his head on the ice as he fell during a fight in Tuesday night’s AHL game between the San Diego Gulls and San Antonio Rampage. Warning: The end of the fight might be too graphic for some viewers as McGrattan lays motionless on the ice. McGrattan...
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January 20, 2016  |  Discuss

Former NHL Player Brian McGrattan Knocked Out During AHL Fight

Brian McGrattan’s journeyman hockey career has taken him from the minor leagues to the National Hockey League, back to the minors, back to the NHL and so on and so forth for 20 seasons. Tuesday night might have been the most painful (and scariest) night for him in all that time. Playing as a member of the AHL’s San Diego Gulls, an affiliate of the Anaheim Ducks, McGrattan...
Via The Comeback
January 20, 2016  |  Discuss

VIDEO: AHL player Brian McGrattan knocked out during fight

YouTube Warning: This video is pretty brutal.  During Tuesday’s AHL game between the San Diego Gulls and San Antonio Rampage, Brian McGrattan and Daniel Maggio squared off to fight.  After a flurry of punches, Maggio caught McGrattan with a right hand, knocking him into next Tuesday.  You’ll see pretty quickly who is who. McGrattan hit the ice face first in one of the more...
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January 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Brian McGrattan knocked out in brutal AHL fight

Brian McGrattan, a seasoned NHL fighter who know calls the AHL home, was at the center of a brutal fight with Daniel Maggio. The video doesn’t offer a perfect angle, but it’s clear Maggio knocks McGrattan out cold and McGrattan falls face-first down to the ice. Warning: Some may find this video disturbing. That’s a horrifying fall to the ice. McGrattan had to be stretchered...
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January 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Former NHL enforcer McGrattan celebrates seven years of sobriety

Although Brian McGrattan claimed his fair share of decisions when he dropped the gloves during his years in the NHL, the 34-year-old's ongoing bout with sobriety is one that he's determined to win.An enforcer of four NHL teams, the rugged McGrattan recently celebrated his seven-year anniversary of getting clean and sober - and he couldn't be happier. However all was not rosy for...
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December 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Canucks’ Eddie Lack Lets In Brian McGrattan’s Shot From Center Ice (Video)

The Vancouver Canucks might have ended their three-game losing streak on Saturday night with a 2-1 victory over the Calgary Flames, but they also left with an embarrassing story. Flames right winger Brian McGrattan scored his team’s first and only goal in the second period, when he fired a hard slap shot from center ice. The puck skipped and lifted a few inches into the air, but...
Via NESN.com
March 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Brian McGrattan scores from center ice on Eddie Lack

Brian McGrattan isn't exactly an offensive weapon. The enforcer entered Calgary's game against the Vancouver Canucks with just seven goals over the course of 290 games. With that in mind, it was only appropriate that he recorded an extremely unusual goal for the Flames in a losing effort against the Canucks.  Watch as he beats goaltender Eddie Lack from center ice: ...
Via Puck Drunk Love
March 09, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Canucks' Eddie Lack allows goal from center ice

When it rains, it pours. Vancouver Canucks goalie Eddie Lack has an .870 save percentage since Roberto Luongo was dealt to Florida and this goal will not help Canucks fans sleep easier at night. Calgary Flames enforcer Brian McGrattan fired the puck in the Canucks zone and it somehow got by Eddie Lack. McGrattan had 7 goals in 290 games prior to this game. Brian McGrattan just scored...
Via Diehardsport
March 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Flames' tough guy Brian McGrattan tangles with end boards; status uncertain

Getting hit in the face is nothing new to Calgary Flames' enforcer Brian McGrattan, but usually it's when he's squaring off against an opponent on the other team, and they rarely get the best of the heavyweight pugilist......but tangling with the end boards?  That's a different story.McGrattan caught a rut during Flames' practice on Thursday and pulled a face plant right into...
Via Sports Injury Alert
February 22, 2014  |  Discuss

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