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Detroit Red Wings center Riley Sheahan made his NHL debut on Saturday afternoon against the Chicago Blackhawks and promptly took a four-minute high-sticking penalty on his first shift.
Sheahan's stick went to the face of rookie right wing Jimmy Hayes. Although Hayes wasn't bleeding, he did suffer broken teeth in the exchange.
Chicago was unable to score with the pronounced power play.
The 21st overall pick of the 2010 draft, Sheahan finished his third year at Notre Dame.
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