The NHL is a wonderful league full of talented players and unbelievable sportsmanship.
Other times, there are malefactors who destroy the peace and yap until the once graceful game turns terribly ugly. Or that’s what we’ll tell our kids!
These instigators are all too necessary to the game and without them, the league wouldn’t be as fun to watch. As much as you hate these players, you love them if they are on your team.
They will protect your star players and force the opposition’s star players to commit bad penalties and get them off the ice. Without the punks of the ice, who would the goons try to fight? Each other? YAWN!
Enjoy this list of the 20 most hated players in the NHL right now.