Originally written on Backyard Sports Blog  |  Last updated 11/18/14

TORONTO, ON - OCTOBER 13: Matt Duchene #9 of the Colorado Avalanche waits for a faceoff in a game against the Toronto Maple Leafs on October 13, 2009 at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Ontario. The Avalanche defeated the Leafs 4-1. (Photo by Claus Andersen/Getty Images)
Meet Matt Duchene of the Colorado Avalanche.  Last night the Avalanche beat the LA Kings 3-1, and Duchene was on the bad end of a hockey puck to the chin.  Drew Doughty of the Kings wound up for a slap shot in the third period and smacked it right into Duchene's chin.  You can see what the result was above.  19 stitches and an ugly looking grill.  The crazy part is that after he skated off the ice, he returned for his next shift only thirteen seconds later.  Hockey players are wild to say the least.  Check out the video below of Duchene's sweet chin music. Check out our Home Page for more stories and follow us on Twitter and Facebook
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