Breaking Down The Penguins/Flyers Pre-Wrestlemania Brawl

It’s all but assured that Pennsylvania’s two NHL franchises will meet in the first round of the playoffs. So naturally Sunday’s playoff preview would feature 50 minutes of penalty minutes and an epic brawl.

Well, this should teach those meddling Philadelphia Flyers not to cross-check the fragile Sidney Crosby. Or is it the nefarious Pittsburgh Penguins that now have a newfound respect for the consequences of hitting Danny Briere on the open ice? Regardless of lessons likely not learned, here are some of the most enduring images from Sunday’s brawl.

2. The Check That Started It All

3. Taking Dance Fighting To The Ice

4. Brayden Schenn Gets Some Face Time

5. Pierre McGuire: The World’s Most Professional Sideline Reporter

6. Scott Hartnell Better Watch It, Brother

7. Hulk Vs. Hartnell: The GIF Story

8. The Flyer’s Bench Pre-Fight

9. The Flyers’ Bench Post-Fight

10. The Brawl In Its Entirety

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