Daaaaamn…that must be a hockey player’s worst nightmare. One of the only parts of the body not covered by gear getting drilled with the most dangerous piece of equipment on the ice. His carotid artery was actually severed and fortunately he’s in stable condition after receiving life-saving surgery immediately after the freak accident. I’ve heard that a Buffalo Doctor who worked on Kevin Everett of the Bills is also doing his thing with Zednick. He must be the man in Buffalo right now, helping to save the lives of two prominent NY athletes.
This isn’t the only time Zednick got it bad either. In 2002, Boston Bruins Kyle McLaren absolutely leveled Zednick during the playoffs: