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Minnesota Wild rookie Jason Zucker will probably not remember a lot about Tuesday's game. Anaheim's Corey Perry nailed with a late hit that included a hard shoulder to the head. The poor kid was down for several minutes before he was finally helped up and off the ice.
Football players get a lot of attention for the hits they take, but these guys really get hit hard. From a novice's point of view (like mine) it appears as if they wear less in the way of padding and hit a lot harder since they are zooming around on skates.
Good luck to you Jason and I hope your head doesn't hurt too bad on Wednesday when you wake up.
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ST. PAUL, Minn. Minnesota Wild coach Mike Yeo had just finished watching his team lose a disappointing 2-1 game to the second-place Anaheim Ducks in which Minnesota lost rookie forward Jason Zucker to an upper-body injury and couldn't offer an update on his young scorer.
Yeo said he hadn't watched the play, in which Anaheim forward Corey Perry hit an unsuspecting Zucker...
THURSDAY'S STORY LINE: Jason Zucker, who took a nasty hit from Ducks forward Corey Perry on Tuesday, will be out of the lineup Thursday against the Colorado Avalanche.
The league suspended Perry four games for the hit. Zucker skated on his own Thursday morning, and Wild coach Mike Yeo said he anticipates his young forward will travel with the team on its upcoming road trip to...
ST. PAUL, Minn. A day after taking a scary hit from Anaheim Ducks forward Corey Perry, Minnesota Wild rookie forward Jason Zucker returned to the ice and said he feels "all right."
Zucker, 21, skated on his own shortly after Minnesota's optional practice Wednesday, an indication the speedy forward has likely avoided a concussion. During the second period of Tuesday...
Minnesota Wild forward Jason Zucker was helped off the ice after he was elbowed in the head by Anaheim's Corey Perry in the second period of the Ducks' 2-1 victory on Tuesday night.
Perry dipped his shoulder and threw an elbow at Zucker's head, sending him crashing into the corner boards. Zucker stayed down on the ice for about five minutes as he was helped by trainers...
Corey Perry is known as one of the league’s best playmakers, but the Ducks forward also knows his way around the penalty box.
On Tuesday night in Minnesota, he found himself in the bin after blindsiding the Wild’s Jason Zucker with a disturbing hit to the head. Perry was given a 5-minute major for interference and a game misconduct for the incident, which can be seen in the...
The question is not if, but how many, as in games that the Ducks’ Corey Perry will get suspended after he drilled the Wild’s Jason Zucker. Perry laid his right shoulder into Zucker as he was releasing the puck. He was given a 5-minute major for interference and a game misconduct.
Zucker remained flat on his back for several minutes before being helped to the locker room...
Let’s go ahead and start this out by saying Anaheim Ducks forward Corey Perry is almost certainly going to get suspended for the hit in the video above.
During Tuesday night’s contest, Minnesota Wild forward Jason Zucker was chasing the puck into his own zone and moved to pass the puck to a teammate. As he moved to gather the puck, Perry flew into Zucker and hit him hard in the...
Corey Perry's blindsided hit to Jason Zucker cost him a game misconduct and five-minute major for interference Tuesday night.
The late hit to Zucker's head knocked the 21-year-old Minnesota Wild forward's head into the boards and out of the game.
Afterwards, Perry showed some remorse for the vicious hit.
“I was committed to the hit. … I tried to let up...
In my opinion this is a violation of rule 48 and will cost Corey Perry a game or two from the department of players safety. Wild forward Jason Zucker is in a vulnerable position and the head looks to be targeted.
48.1 Illegal Check to the Head – A hit resulting in contact with an opponent's head where the head is targeted and the principal point of contact is not permitted...
Corey Perry doesn't exactly have the best reputation for a goal scorer. So far this year he has nine goals and 15 assists, and he'll probably have a nice hefty suspension to go along with it after this hit in Tuesday night's game between the Anaheim Ducks and Minnesota Wild:
It's obviously a late hit, as proven by the interference call that was the initial...
Perry received a major for interference and a 10 and game misconduct.
added 9:44pm, Wild broadcast video below, better angles of the hit... Continue reading "Video- Corey Perry Hit On Jason Zucker Tonight"
Lots of 3′s and 13′s today.
I don’t believe I have ever had a day of golf go this badly. Actually, I think there are some days where I wish something like this happened.
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Rising star of the Wild Jason Zucker was blown up by Corey Perry. This is pretty much what it’s like to be a Minnesota...