Checking from behind is unacceptable because ...

It is a dirty, reckless play
11% (121 votes)
I respect the game, my teammates and opponents
5% (60 votes)
It is a serious penalty and I do not want to severely injure anyone
11% (124 votes)
It's not hockey
2% (24 votes)
All of the above
71% (795 votes)
Total votes: 1124

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