Video: Derek Dorsett, Shawn Thornton finally fight


It didn’t take Boston Bruins tough guy Shawn Thornton very long to live up to his claim that he wouldn’t hesitate to drop his gloves in Game 5.

Things have been brewing between New York Rangers PIM machine Derek Dorsett and various Bruins, so Thornton decided to send a message by fighting him 6:49 into Saturday’s contest:

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Both players received two-minute misconducts along with their fighting majors, possibly because of the shenanigans after the officials tried to break things up.