The Price is wrong, *****.
A scary and somewhat bizarre scene unfolded this past Friday night during the CFL matchup between the Calgary Stampeders and B.C. Lions as Stamps receiver Maurice Price, after hauling in a long pass from QB Kevin Glenn, got pushed out-of-bounds by Lions DB Byron Parker. Price lost his footing and ended up sliding head first into a propane heater stationed on the sidelines. Normally the opening to the heater is covered by a grate, but this wasn’t the case, and as the announcer pointed out, it’s also the end where the flames are coming out. Thankfully Price’s helmet took the brunt of the impact, and the 27-year-old wideout only suffered minor injuries. He’s expected to play next week on the road against Edmonton, where I’m sure the sideline heaters will be placed a little further back from the field of play.
Said Price of his unfortunate accident (via the Calgary Herald)…
“By the grace of God, I’m here, and I’m fine,” Price said. “Just a minor headache. I