Ducks' Getzlaf takes hard puck to the face against Stars
APR 17, 2014 12:17p ET
But that wasn't the biggest concern in the final minute of Game 1.
The Ducks held on for the 4-3 win to take a 1-0 series lead. And luckily for Anaheim, Getzlaf should be good to return for Game 2.
Ryan Getzlaf suffered a deep facial laceration last night in Game 1 vs. Dallas. He received numerous stitches, and x-rays were negative.— Anaheim Ducks (@AnaheimDucks) April 17, 2014
Getzlaf is expected to play tomorrow night in Game 2.— Anaheim Ducks (@AnaheimDucks) April 17, 2014
A photo (warning: it's graphic) of Getzlaf's stitches and the damage the puck caused to his face can be seen here.*
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*(h/t: Reddit for bringing the photo to our attention)