Found October 23, 2013 on Kukla's Korner:
Minnesota Wild defenseman Jonas Brodin took a nasty puck to the face in the Wild's 2-0 win over the Nashville Predators, absorbing Gabriel Bourque's clearing attempt with his teeth, and Pro Hockey Talk's James O'Brien posted a video of the incident from an NBC-telecast game... Continue reading "Wild’s Jonas Brodin released from hospital after taking puck in the chops"
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