Derek Dorsett's job is to agitate.

It's how the former Medicine Hat Tiger made it to the NHL and how the Columbus Blue Jackets winger is going to stay in it.

So it's no surprise Dorsett got under the skin of the Edmonton Oilers on Thursday.

What was surprising, however, was that Taylor Hall snapped on Dorsett, jumped him in the second period and then was injured in the ensuing fight.

"I just finished my check on him, I was going to skate away and he just grabbed me and started punching me," Dorsett said. "I dropped my gloves and away she went.