Hard-hitting Phaneuf is hockey's latest Terminator

Updated: January 3, 2008, 1:26 PM ET
By George Johnson | Special to ESPN.com

In his day, Larry Robinson was, for obvious physical reasons, nicknamed Big Bird.

But give him an unwitting target meandering through the middle of the ice or along the wall with his head down and he could instantly morph into Oscar the Grouch.

Case in point: The YouTube video of Robinson absolutely debilitating poor Gary Dornhoefer of the not-so-big, none-too-bad Flyers along the boards at the old Montreal Forum in 1976.

Bob Miller, longtime voice of the Los Angeles Kings, called ...

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