Ben Kuzma: The 'code' kept Saddledome setting from turning into circus

Toronto Sun
Ben Kuzma: The 'code' kept Saddledome setting from turning into circus
Ben Kuzma: The 'code' kept Saddledome setting from turning into circus

Gudbranson's hit on rookie Dube, followed by bout with Hamonic defused the situation. For a fourth-consecutive day, Erik Gudbranson was asked about the hit, the fight and the code. The Vancouver Canucks defenceman not only sounded like a spokesman for the code of conduct when he willingly broached the subject Saturday — and how respect has led to a decrease in fighting — he's not sure where the game would be if players didn't police themselves. Gudbranson's shoulder-to-shoulder hit on Calgary Flames rookie forward Dillon Dube on Wednesday in the opening minutes of the season opener had a trickle-down effect. Gudbranson received an interference penalty for his heavy neutral-zone collision on the

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