Originally posted on Puck Daddy  |  Last updated 11/30/11
In the first period of their game against the Carolina Hurricanes on Tuesday night, Florida Panthers leading scorer Kris Versteeg (yup, still strange to write that) skated down the middle of the Canes' offensive zone with the puck. That's where he met Derek Joslin; or, more to the point, Derek Joslin's elbow: From On Frozen Pond, the Panthers and Versteeg were none too pleased about Joslin skating away with no penalty: The Panthers were quite upset when Kris Versteeg was bloodied during the first period after being hit by Derek Joslin. Versteeg slowly skated to the ice where his face was worked on by athletic trainer Dave Zenobi on the Florida bench. At the end of the period, Versteeg waited to talk to a referee but didn't like the explanation. Before going through the tunnel to the locker room, Versteeg chucked his stick in frustration. Just spit-ballin' here, but we're guessing the ref said something about Versteeg stumbling into Joslin's elbow as he tried to move around the de...
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