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Felix Potvin vs Ron Hextall

Felix Potvin vs Ron Hextall

Game – Toronto Maple Leafs vs Philadelphia Flyers
Fighters – Felix Potvin vs Ron Hextall

The lead up to the fight

Daniel Lacroix takes a late run at Maple Leafs defenseman Larry Murphy so Felix Potvin two hands him across the leg with his goal stick. This draws Wendel Clark’s attention and he comes in and takes care of Lacroix rather easily.

Ron Hextall at the other end of the ice sees this and races down and goes right after Felix Potvin.

The fight itself

Both goalies go toe to toe against each other and Felix Potvin shocked the entire hockey Wwrld as he handles himself extremely well against a goalie who had such a dangerous reputation such as the one Hextall had throughout his entire NHL career. Potvin lands the better shots and even bloodies Hextall up in the process.

One would have to imagine Ron Hextall skated down the ice thinking it was going to be an easy fight for him.

The Winner

In one of the greatest goalie fights of all time Felix Potvin takes the win over Ron Hextall.

The fight Video

 

Where are they now?

Daniel Lacriox is now an assistant coach with the Lightning

Ron Hextall is the assistant GM in Los Angeles with the Kings

Since he retired Felix Potvin has coached kids in Quebec and is now currently a goalie coach for a AAA team.

Wendel Clark is an ambassador with the Toronto Maple Leafs and has published his own book about his hockey career. He also owns two very successful Wendel Clark grills and sports bars and still rocks the best looking mustache around.

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