VIDEO: Matt Cooke ejected for hit from behind

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Pittsburgh Penguins forward Matt Cooke was already the most hated NHL player in Boston for his hit several years ago that pretty much ended Marc Savard's career.

This isn't going to win him any friends in the city.

Early in the second period of Saturday's Eastern Conference finals game, Cooke was given a five-minute major and a game misconduct for checking from behind when he ran Bruins defenseman Adam McQuaid into the boards.

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Adam Gretz has been writing about the NHL and taking an analytical approach to the game since the start of the 2008 season. A member of the PHWA since 2015, he has spent more than three years covering... Full Bio

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