Russian Youth Hockey Brawl Trumps Every NHL Fight Ever

In America we usually save this behavior for the parents.

Fighting has always been a fundamental part of hockey. It’s an agressive sport and bloodlust has always been ingrained in its culture.

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Even to a comical degree.

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However, most of the time fights are simply a lot of talk…

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And not a lot of fighting.

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Apparently this Russian youth hockey league never got that memo…

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And took it upon themselves to return the sport to its bare knuckle roots.

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12. Watch the right of the frame as some kid flies out of nowhere to aid his teammate.

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Where were their parents, you ask? Well, filming all the action, of course!

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15. Check out the whole insane video, complete with Russian rap accompaniment:

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h/t Sean Newell Deadspin

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