The 5-2 win for the Boston Bruins in Buffalo Thursday night was tempered by the hit to the head Loui Eriksson took from Sabres tough guy John Scott. It was one of those unnecessary hits to the head that the NHL is trying to clamp down on. Scott is likely to be disciplined by the league for the hit. Check out the hit...

(By the way, Scott has played in 187 games and his stats read like this: 1 goal, 4 assists and 315 penalty minutes.)