Study in Violence: Leafs vs. Flyers 1976

By HOWARD BERGER TORONTO (Nov. 20) – My Lord, was it a sweat-box in Maple Leaf Gardens. Thirty-six years and seven months ago, yet burned into memory. Stanley Cup playoff games lasting more than 3½ hours. The battling, underdog Leafs against the brawling champions from Philadelphia. Sittler, Salming, McDonald, Turnbull challenging Parent, Clarke, Barber, MacLeish. […]