The Winnipeg Jets and Colorado Avalanche have both had hot starts to the season, yet some of their fans apparently had some pent-up anger.
A fight between fans of the two teams turned bloody during a game Tuesday night at Canada Life Centre.
Security tried to escort two Avalanche fans, who were apparently drunk, out of the arena, but they allegedly attacked security.
That was when a Jets fan stepped in to intervene, but he was pushed and tumbled down the stairs of the lower bowl, hitting his head along the boards and causing a gash.
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He reportedly was on the ground for some time before officers arrived. Two fans were handcuffed and taken out of the arena.
The Jets won the game, 5-0, thanks to Blake Wheeler’s hat trick.
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