Earlier this season, John Tavares took a puck to the mouth that jarred one of his teeth loose, then yanking it out at the bench without missing a shift.
On Wednesday night, Pascal Dupuis did him one better. One tooth, I mean. After taking a stick to the mouth from teammate Kris Letang, Dupuis went back to the bench and casually plucked out two.
I love the casual way he hands the tooth to the trainer. "Here. I don't want this. Hmm. Hold on, actually, I don't want this one either."
This has been your regular reminder that hockey players are crazy tough. Or crazy and tough. Same difference.
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