Lawson Crouse, the Florida Panthers first-round pick nicknamed the Sheriff, is not afraid to throw down on the ice.

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“Yeah if the situation is there, I mean I’m not going to shy away,” Crouse said on Marc Hochman Show with Zach Krantz. “Obviously getting into a fight every once in a while can be fun.

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“It’s more of sticking up for a teammate or sticking up for myself so it’s more like if someone on my team gets hit hard or if someone’s doing something they shouldn’t be I’m not afraid to step in.”

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