Originally posted on FOX Sports  |  Last updated 10/17/13
As soon as St. Louis' Maxim Lapierre dropped San Jose's Dan Boyle with a vicious hit from behind Tuesday night, it was clear the entire hockey world would stand up and take notice. And by Wednesday morning, boy did it ever. And by the time the night was over, Lapierre was apologizing, his future on the ice in limbo. First, here's the hit. Here's a shot of the impact. Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images And here's what it looked like afterward on the ice. Tom Gannam/NHLI via Getty Images Jasen Vinlove/USA Today Sports So on Wednesday, the Sharks tweeted thoughts and updates on Boyle. #WinforBoyle was trending on Twitter. #22 -- San Jose Sharks (@SanJoseSharks) October 16, 2013 Boyle was kept overnight at a hospital in STL. He will return to SJ later today to continue his medical care and undergo further evaluation. -- San Jose Sharks (@SanJoseSharks) October 16, 2013 And the Sharks, who saw phenom Tomas Hertl take a suspension-earning blow to the head from Vancouver's Alex Edle...
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