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There are many hated players in the NHL, mostly due to the fact that it is a physical league. A fight here, a dirty hit there, they all lead to plenty of hated and infamous players. The Central Division is known to be one of the toughest divisions, so it is a hotbed of hatred. Here are the top 5 most hated players in the Central Division.
#5 Mike Fisher- Nashville Predators
Fisher is known for his “dirty” hits. Most notably the knee-to-knee contact he had with Alex Ovechkin when he was a member of the Ottawa Senators. The video below shows the hit and that he initiated the contact by sticking his leg out slightly.