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Pat Maroon and Ryan Reaves fighting.
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Paul Bissonnette Gives Pat Maroon a Chilling Warning Regarding Reaves

Published April 20, 2024 at 3:03 PM
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The excitement is building as the Toronto Maple Leafs prepare to face the Boston Bruins this Saturday night in the first round of the 2024 NHL Stanley Cup playoffs. This eagerly awaited matchup is going to capture the attention of hockey fans everywhere.

Commentary from Paul Bissonnette



Paul Bissonnette, a former NHL player turned analyst and podcaster, recently made headlines with his comments on the Pat McAfee Show.




Bissonnette issued a statement to Bruins player Pat Maroon, saying that Leafs enforcer Ryan Reaves is ready to challenge him. Known for his tough play, Reaves has been pointed out by Bissonnette as a potential opponent for Maroon.

"And that's sugar coating it! He's going to pump your eyes shut. He's going to give you so many rights, you'll be begging for a left."


Historical Clashes



The history between Ryan Reaves and Pat Maroon adds an extra layer of intensity to the upcoming games. Both players have a history of fights, including their previous encounters in 2011 and 2013. During those years, Reaves was with the St. Louis Blues and Bissonnette with the Arizona Coyotes.

"Well Biz is a Leafs fan, that's why. And the only reason Biz is saying that is because Ryan Reaves pumped his eyes shut, too."

Each confrontation between them could be considered evenly matched. As anticipation builds for their potential matchup in this series, fans are keen to see how their rivalry evolves.


Game Night Expectations



As game night approaches, the atmosphere is tense. Both the Maple Leafs and the Bruins are keeping their starting goalie choices under wraps, adding to the suspense.


This strategic decision highlights the importance of the opening game and its impact on the momentum of the series. Fans are gearing up for a thrilling start to what promises to be a memorable playoff series.

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