After Downie's hit, justice must be swift and harsh

Updated: September 28, 2007, 11:46 AM ET
By George Johnson | Special to ESPN.com

Let's see …

Left his feet? Check.

Targeted the head? Check.

Snatched a quick peek after the carnage to see if any official had caught him with his fingerprints all over the severely damaged evidence? Check.

Yes, Steve Downie did absolutely everything that should get someone suspended from now until forever Tuesday night. The Flyers winger's mind-mushing "hit" -- for want of a better description -- on Ottawa winger Dean McAmmond at 2:49 of the ...

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