Taking penalties is not a sign of toughness or gritty play. Penalties are bad. So let's take a look at which players are helping and hurting their teams the most this season when it comes to penalties.
Lightning defenseman Radko Gudas leveled Panthers forward Scottie Upshall with a clear elbow to the face. Though Gudas went unpenalized, he'll surely receive a call from the Department of Player Safety.