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5 Jun 1997: Detroit Red Wings goalie Mike Vernon makes a save on a shot from Philadelphia Flyers center John LeClair during the Stanley Cup Finals at Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Michigan. The Red Wings on the game 2-1. Mandatory Credit: Rick Stewart /Allsport

March 26, 2022, marks the 25th anniversary of “Fight Night in Hockeytown,” where the Red Wings and Colorado Avalanche has a major brawl.

In honor of that oh-so important moment in hockey history, we’re looking back at some video footage of that, er, intense moment.

  • Fight Night in Hockeytown

  • Fight Night in Hockeytown

  • Fight Night in Hockeytown