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Old 05-16-2012, 07:23 AM   #12 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by Shifty.py View Post
Not quite sure how back gets injured in taking charges? You are supposed to be standing face on...

Pipen and Bird spent considerable time playing against other forwards. Force in the paint that is what gets you.
You land on your back after taking one.

You also need strength from your back to embrace such a hit standing up.
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