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The head coach of the “Carolina Hurricans” Rod Brindamour commented on the fight of his ward Andrew Svechnikova against the forward of “Washington capitals” Alexander Ovechkin during the third match of the first round series of the Stanley Cup. The words of the specialist leads the Washington Post.
Brindamour questioned the fact that the instigator of the brawl was Svechnikov. The coach said that the video shows how sheep first resets the gaming gloves. “It’s a little disappointing because Svechnikov was injured. It was his first fight. He never before did not fight,” said Brindamour.
According to mentor Carolina, Ovechkin knew that Svechnikov never fought on the ice. “It bothers me,” said Brindamour.
Russian hockey players came to blows during the match, held on the night of 16 April. Ovechkin knocked out Svechnikova, then the forward “Carolina Hurricans” failed to return to the ice. In the words of the captain “Washington”, compatriot Sam asked him to fight.
“Carolina” has won with the account 5:0, but lose the series 1:2.
Video, photo All from Russia.