Mike Richards Backs it Up
Two weeks ago Mike Richards called out Matt Cook. Last night he backed it up. Just two seconds after the opening face-off, Richards and Cooke dropped gloves, removed their helmets, and threw down.
That's a captain, ladies and gentlemen- gives beer tub girls his number on ATM receipts and sets the tone early with a fight. The Flyers and BOB went on to beat the Penguins on the road for the second time this month. 3-2.
Check out the gentlemanly tap from Richie around the :42 mark. This is why hockey is awesome.
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