This is what happens when a 6-7, 250-pound defenseman hits the sweet spot on the glass near the benches, as Gill discovered at the Carolina Hurricanes on Wednesday night after a Tuomo Ruutu(notes) hit:
We believe Pierre McGuire said it best when he said: "Damn."
How often does this sort of thing happen to the USS Hal Gill? Can he use revolving doors? Has he ever walked through the front of a car dealership window by mistake?
This led to a lengthy delay in the game, giving the Canadiens extra time to think about how they were being blown out by the Canes.