Thursday, July 31, 2008

Patrick Roy's Son Charged with Assault

In the fight that was played across Canada last year, the Quebec Remparts goalie Jonathan Roy pummeled opposing Chicoumati Saguenees goalie Bobby Nadeau. Now he is going to pay the price for it.

Today Roy was charged with one count of assault in Saguenay according to the Associated Press. This makes complete sense when you look at the video because there was no sense of fight in Nadeau and Roy just did this because he could. This isn't what makes hockey fights great, it is what cheapens them. Roy was punished by the league and now is going to be rightfully punished by the law.

If you haven't seen the video, here it is

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