Jack Johnson got ejected for this hit, and hockey fans couldn’t believe what they were seeing

At the end of the second period between the Colorado Avalanche and the Vegas Golden Knights, defender Jack Johnson delivered a big hit on Keegan Kolesar.

As a result, Johnson got a 5 minute major for interference. It was a decision that stirred the emotions of fans, players, and experts.

Gabriel Landeskog, Colorado’s captain, for example, thought it was a clean hit.

There’s a lot of opinions about the hit on social media, and many agree that it was a harsh punishment. And it got even worse by the fact that Steven Stamkos didn’t even get a penalty call against Buffalo the other day.

So here’s Jack Johnson’s hit:

And here’s the hit that Steven Stamkos handed out.

What do you think of the hit and the interference major?