It looks like someone raided the IIHF’s archives in piecing together this compilation of on-ice acts of violence. From Bobby Clarke’s butt-end to Ryan Smyth chopping ankle trees, this video serves as a reminder that a ‘lack of respect’ among hockey players is by no means just a modern NHL problem.

Some of the transitions here are awful, but the ancient clips make it all worthwhile:

Stick tap HOTH reader Bill G

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