Whether an NHL matchup is a rivalry or a random contest between two teams, enormous collisions make the game what it is, and they surely bring fans to their feet. Every team has a wrecking ball on skates—a "goon," if you will.
I would include everyone's favorite fashion model Sean Avery, but he's busy down in the AHL, as his NHL affiliate doesn't need his drama and lack of production all the way up there at the top of the Eastern Conference.
Here are the 20 dirtiest hitters in the league. In case I missed one or you find a good video, send them to me on Twitter @kevry88.