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Jared Boll or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Goon

The discussion seems to come up every year. When is fighting going to go the way of the dinosaurs and become extinct? Most recently it has come up in a couple of prominent hockey circles. The first being on NBCSN and Mike Milbury, (he of the famous shoe beating incident) Milbury has stated his new found disdain for fighting and has stated it loudly. He has gotten into a verbal tussle...
Via BS Hockey
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Maple Leafs re-assign William Nylander, place Colton Orr and Frazer McLaren on waivers

The Toronto Maple Leafs have apparently decided that hotshot rookie William Nylander should marinate further before making his NHL debut, and are also significantly overhauling their approach to the fourth line this season. With Toronto's twin enforcers and Randy Carlyle favorites Frazer McLaren and Colton Orr on waivers, while 5-foot-9 speedster Brandon Kozun makes the team...
Via Pro Sports Daily
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Colton Orr turns heads at Maple Leafs training camp

Colton Orr, who came to camp in a long-odds race for a starting job at wing, departed the first day of Maple Leaf camp in contention for the scrimmage points lead. Doing his share of the set-up work for linemate Daniel Winnik, Orr had a goal and assist in his team’s 4-0 win. He’s not forgotten his main role, either, as he got in a hacking match with big German defenceman Korbinian...
Via Pro Sports Daily
September 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Colton Orr Keeps Fighting To Stay In The NHL

from Mike Brophy of CBC, Pushing the baby stroller with his lovely wife Sabrina through the swanky shopping district of Yorkville in downtown Toronto, Colton Orr looks to be the poster child for peace and contentment. Baby Charlotte sleeps soundly as her parents enjoy a sunny afternoon stroll. Her father, meanwhile, seems a million miles removed from his job that puts...
Via Kukla's Korner
September 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Toronto signs Colton Orr to 2-year extension

The Toronto Maple Leafs signed tough guy Colton Orr to a two-year contract extension Thursday. The 31-year-old Orr had a goal and three assists in 44 regular-season games this season and led the NHL in penalty minutes with 155. He played in all seven of Toronto's playoff games, putting up 18 penalty minutes. The Leafs also signed goalie Drew MacIntyre to a one-year, two-way...
Via Fox Sports
June 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Hockey fights of the week

The 2013 regular season is winding down. With just a few weeks left before we can close the book on the regular campaign and switch over to the playoffs, teams are scrambling to position themselves in one of 16 playoff spots. As you might expect, teams are fighting for their lives and playing with added intensity and emotion.  What does this mean for Hockey Fights of the Week...
Via Puck Drunk Love
March 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Colton Orr And Deryk Engeland Awesome Hockey Brawl

Colton Orr and Deryk Engeland really like to fight each other. They had a few good brawls back in 2010 and tonight they continued it with a near minute and a half long boxing match.  This was one hell of a fight. It looks like Engeland got the worst of it. Via Puck Daddy var conf_57487 = { APIKey: '2_N1YlfjHIEAtyRAK3CAYRE5a1aBuANuMOCLc_7hsOQ13HnwCrW_u-6OuDhjC7vR06 ...
Via Next Impulse Sports
January 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Burke Worried “The Rats” Are Taking Over The Game

from the CP at TSN, On a day the Toronto Maple Leafs general manager sent enforcer Colton Orr to the American Hockey League, he bemoaned the fact there doesn’t appear room for such players in today’s game. Burke says he fears “the rats” are taking over the sport. League disciplinarian Brendan Shanahan has been busy handling suspensions over the last week and Burke believes...
Via Kukla's Korner
January 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Colton Orr waived

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Via Battle of Ontario
January 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Tough Guy Orr Waiting To Play

from Sean Fitz-Gerald of the National Post, One of the most feared fighters in hockey spent the important parts of practice perched on the middle of a bench. He would still share a laugh or a smile with teammates when they passed, and he participated eagerly when invited, but when it was over, Colton Orr left the ice and disappeared into the dressing room, like a ghost in a grey...
Via Kukla's Korner
December 16, 2011  |  Discuss
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