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Scary Moments Breaks Loose in The NHL Last Night (VIDEO)

Published October 27, 2023 at 6:02

The Hard Truth About Injuries in Hockey

In the fast-paced world of hockey, injuries are an unfortunate but ever-present reality. Players often find themselves sidelined for extended periods or, in some heartbreaking cases, see their careers cut short due to the likes of concussions or severe muscle injuries.

A Nightmare on the Ice

During a recent clash between the Ottawa Senators and the New York Islanders, the game took a distressing turn. Erik Brannstrom, in the heat of play, collided with Cal Clutterbuck, resulting in a seemingly harmless body check that turned into a nightmare as Brannstrom's head made direct contact with the unforgiving ice.

The incident left spectators in shock, as Brannstrom had to be stretchered off the ice, with every player on the rink holding their breath in hopes of his well-being. The sight of him possibly being knocked out on the play only heightened the tension.

Update from the Senators

Injury update: After sustaining injury in tonight's second period, #Sens defenceman Erik Brannstrom is alert, has use of his extremities and has been transported to local hospital for further evaluation.

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Scary Moments Breaks Loose in The NHL Last Night (VIDEO)

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