John Erskine

2005-2006 Regular Season Fight Card
Position: D
Birthday: Jun 26, 1980
From: Ajax, ON Canada
Height: 6'4"
Weight: 219 lbs.
NHL Fights: 13
Date/Time For Against Opponent
John Erskine vs. George Parros
10/05/05
2 Pd 5:34
@DAL LAK George Parros
Voted winner:  John Erskine   (80%) - Voted rating: 2.8
This one starts as the play is coming into the Dallas zone. Parros tries to make a pass to the front of the net, which is stopped. After the whistle Parros is over by Ott and Erskine, pushing and shoving. Erskine and Parros decide to go. Erskine comes in right away and grabs on. Parros tries a weak jersey-jab. Parros then tries a short weak left that misses. Erskine responds by throwing two rights, neither doing anything. Parros loses his balance and as he falls Erskine throws another right.
Date/Time For Against Opponent
Brad Winchester vs. John Erskine
10/14/05
2 Pd 4:16
DAL @EDM Brad Winchester
Voted winner:  John Erskine   (91.1%) - Voted rating: 4.5
The Oilers need a spark so Winchester decides to square off with Erskine. They each swing with Erskine throwing a few more. Erskine might have landed a couple of soft shots while Winchester didn't get in much of anything. They quickly fall to the ice and it's over.
Date/Time For Against Opponent
John Erskine vs. Ken Belanger
10/20/05
1 Pd 2:23
@DAL LAK Ken Belanger
Voted winner:  John Erskine   (33.3%) - Voted rating: 5
Belanger and Erskine drop the gloves in Dallas' zone. Belanger starts with the lefts, which Erskine is ducking under. Belanger throws one over Erskine and momentum brings him to a knee which gives Erskine the opportunity to start throwing rights. He gets in a few as Belanger is trying to get up, but Belanger just wrestles Erskine over his shoulder and onto the ice. Belanger gets in a couple of rights before the linesmen break it up.
Date/Time For Against Opponent
John Erskine vs. George Parros
10/20/05
3 Pd 1:9
@DAL LAK George Parros
Voted winner:  John Erskine   (93.3%) - Voted rating: 2
Date/Time For Against Opponent
John Erskine vs. Jason Smith
10/28/05
2 Pd 4:22
@DAL EDM Jason Smith
Smith pulls Erskine from the scrum that the Ott-Moreau fight started from. Doesn't look like much happens and Smith gets the takedown. Other Penalties: Each player received a game misconduct.
Date/Time For Against Opponent
John Erskine vs. Jamal Mayers
12/29/05
1 Pd 15:47
@DAL STL Jamal Mayers
Voted winner:  John Erskine   (81.6%) - Voted rating: 3.6
They come together along the boards and drop the gloves after a little pushing and shoving. They wrestle around before Mayers loses his balance and falls to the ice with Erskine throwing a big right while Mayers is falling. Erskine gets in another right before the linesmen come diving in.
Date/Time For Against Opponent
John Erskine vs. Chris Simon
01/12/06
3 Pd 13:33
@NYI CAL Chris Simon
Voted winner:  John Erskine   (88.6%) - Voted rating: 4.5
They drop the gloves behind the play and grab on as Simon is able to rip off Erskine's helmet. Erskine then throws two rights before Simon falls to the ice. Erskine lands a right to the back of Simon's helmet as they are falling.
Date/Time For Against Opponent
John Erskine vs. Cam Janssen
03/02/06
1 Pd 14:20
@NYI NJD Cam Janssen
Voted winner:  Cam Janssen   (35.8%) - Voted rating: 6.6
Behind the play, Erskine gives Janssen a little slash, letting him know that he wants to go. Janssen turns around, quickly drops his gloves, and grabs ahold of Erskine before throwing a quick right to start things off. They exchange right hands and Erskine knocks Janssen's helmet off during the exchange. Erskine then throws three rights and a jersey-jab while Janssen returns fire with two rights. Erskine throws a couple of more jersey-jabs as Janssen shakes off his elbow pad and lands a hard right to the side of Erksine's head. Erskine comes back with a right of his own as the two struggle to get free. Janssen throws a right and the two go back and forth with right hands. Erskine is able to tie Janssen up and throw three more rights as Janssen throws one. They exchange words and Janssen cracks a smile before the two go back and forth with rights once more. The two yap some more before Janssen throws a jersey-jab and a right while Erskine connects with a right cross. Erskine then throws two uppercuts as the linesmen come in and break up the long bout.
Date/Time For Against Opponent
John Erskine vs. Cam Janssen
03/07/06
1 Pd 6:38
@NYI NJD Cam Janssen
Voted winner:  Cam Janssen   (83.4%) - Voted rating: 6.7
Janssen takes a run at Erskine near the Islanders' net and knocks him into Rick DiPietro. Erskine skates over to Janssen and puts a right hand in his face before they drop the gloves. Erskine throws two overhand rights and tries to shake his elbow pad off as Janssen returns fire with a body shot. They wrestle up against the glass and Erskine throws two more overhand rights and misses with an uppercut while Janssen struggles to get an arm free. They exchange right crosses before Erskine connects with a few jersey-jabs and Janssen knocks Erskine's helmet off with a right. Janssen then throws six overhand rights, connecting with four of them while Erskine tries to duck away from the punches. Erskine throws two short uppercuts as Janssen connects with two more rights to the side of Erskine's head. Erskine throws a wide right just as the linesmen come in and break things up. Other Penalties: Erskine received an instigator and misconduct.
Date/Time For Against Opponent
John Erskine vs. Colton Orr
03/29/06
2 Pd 5:47
@NYI NYR Colton Orr
Voted winner:  John Erskine   (74.8%) - Voted rating: 4.1
Orr throws a hit on Petteri Nokelainen by the Rangers bench and Erskine's right there to take a run at Orr. Erskine falls to the ice, taking a little cross-check to the back from Orr while he is down. Erskine gets back to his feet, drops his gloves, and goes straight after Orr. Erskine throws three rights while Orr sheds his gloves and grabs on. One of the shots hits the back of Orr's helmet before they fall to the ice. Erskine gets a right in while Orr is down, just before the linesmen quickly jump in. Other Penalties: Erskine received an instigator, roughing and misconduct.
Date/Time For Against Opponent
Colton Orr vs. John Erskine
04/11/06
1 Pd 7:37
NYI @NYR Colton Orr
Voted winner:  John Erskine   (70.3%) - Voted rating: 4.2
Orr poke-checks Erskine along the boards, causing Erskine to trip over Orr's stick. Erskine gets back up and skates over to Orr with the two waiting until the puck moves away from them before they drop the gloves and square off. Orr grabs ahold of Erskine and throws a right, pauses, and then throws another right that clips the top of Erskine's helmet. Erskine returns fire with two rights that cause Orr to lose his balance. Erskine falls on top of him and the linesmen are in there quickly.
Date/Time For Against Opponent
John Erskine vs. Andre Roy
04/15/06
2 Pd 11:46
@NYI PIT Andre Roy
Voted winner:  John Erskine   (65.9%) - Voted rating: 6.9
Behind the play the two drop the gloves and square off near the side boards. They grab ahold of each other and grapple with Roy being able to get behind Erskine and throw three rights to the back of his head. Erskine returns fire with three rights of his own while Roy is bent over. Roy then throws a quick right before throwing a flurry of five straight rights while Erskine tries to avoid the punches and throw the occasional shot. The two exchange jersey-jabs and Erskine misses with a big overhand right just as Roy loses his balance and falls to the ice.
Date/Time For Against Opponent
Eric Cairns vs. John Erskine
04/17/06
2 Pd 8:35
NYI @PIT Eric Cairns
Voted winner:  John Erskine   (92.8%) - Voted rating: 5.7
Cairns hits Steve Regier from behind along the boards. Erskine skates over and challenges Cairns with the two skating away from the boards, dropping the gloves, and squaring off. They grab ahold of each other and Cairns throws a right and two jersey-jabs. Erskine throws a right that hits Cairns' helmet. Erskine then throws a jersey-jab which sets up a right cross that connects and sends Cairns to the ice. The linesmen quickly jump in right after.