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05/07/2013 11:42 am ET

Nicklas Kronwall Hits Kyle Palmieri In Game 4 of Red Wings-Ducks Series (VIDEO)

Anaheim Ducks forward Kyle Palmieri learned what it meant to be Kronwall'd when Detroit Red Wings defenseman Nicklas Kronwall delivered a brutal hit to separate the winger from the puck early in Game 4 of the Western Conference Quarterfinals.

As Palmieri sped along boards, Kronwall got in the forward's path and hip-checked him in the neutral zone. Palmieri crashed into the boards bringing the fans at Joe Louis Arena to their feet.

After the hit, Red Wings fan started chanting "You got Kronwall’d!"

Detroit went on to force overtime and Damien Brunner scored the game-winner to even the series at two.

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