Justin Johnson was playing in just his second career NHL game for the New York Islanders, but wanted to make a large impact.
The rookie is listed somewhere between 5'10" and 6'1". On Sunday, on the road against the Buffalo Sabres, he challenged 6'8" John Scott (former Michigan Tech Huskies player).
And Johnson laid a nice left-hook on Scott, and the big fella hit the ice.
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