It’s a Game 7 with a trip to the Stanley Cup Finals on the line so that means you give everything you’ve got. You sacrifice your body and do whatever it takes to win. All those fun cliches. Tampa Bay’s Steven Stamkos did all of that as he took a Johnny Boychuck shot to directly to the face tonight. He immediately left the ice with a bloody face but came back with a new cage face mask later in the period.
And here’s how he looks now. That’s not a beauty mark.