Begins at 1:10. Skip the rest.
...is not stepping on Kopitar's head. Watch at 1:20. I for one, applaud you, Teddy Purcell.
I think this is an accident:
On the other hand, this guy meant to do it:
And notice that in both cases, the idiot takes a second swipe at the crossbar, like that's what he really meant to do.
YouTube - Hockey Goal Celebration Fail - Leksand vs Bjorkloven (Nov 17th 2009).
NHL Network Online - Atlanta Thrashers: Atlanta Thrashers: Ondrej Pavelec.
Here's a youtube compilation of hip checks. It's the first one that comes up if you search for "hipcheck." There are about fifty hipchecks shown here. Watch them and apply the absurd...