Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Zach Werenski blocked a shot with his face during the second period of tonight’s playoff game versus the Penguins. Pittsburgh scored on the sequence, and it was controversial whether play should have continued with Werenski bleeding all over the ice.
That’s not the story though, it’s how the hell did this dude come back into the game when his face looked like this!
Playoff hockey… pic.twitter.com/4GNoLYVECu
— Zach Werenski (@ZachWerenski) April 17, 2017
Hockey players are a different breed of human. Been saying it for years.