Richard Marshall


Often the most telling sports photographs happen before or after the "big play" - on the sidelines, in the background, and up in the stands.

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Minnesota defenseman John Scott, right, lands a hard right to the jaw of Vancouver center Alexandre Bolduc in the third period of the Wild's 5-2 win over the Canucks at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul. Both players received five-minute major penalties for fighting.