It so seriously, since Nikolaj Ehlers in Tuesday's NHL game against the New Jersey Devils sent the puck past the goal by the post 1-1 midway in the 3. period. For behind the goal skated his teammate from Winnipeg Jets Bryan Little namely return, and he got the puck right in the head.
the Jets goal line smoke immediately in the ice and took himself to the head, where the blood began to grow.
Ehlers was immediately the promotion and excuse, and Little could after that have the sound slightly leave the ice in great pain and with a towel on his head.
After the sound over the incident, and the subsequent 2-1 defeat in overtime could Ehlers for the subsequent training tell me that he had been shaking when it happened.
- as soon As it happened it was a shock. I don't know exactly where he was hit, I saw him just sag and start to bleed. You could see that he had not the good.
- But will never be the one who damages another player, whether it is an opponent or a teammate. I have never been in the situation before, and it shook me up a bit. But the boys, the coaches and lægestaben got hanket up in me, says Ehlers to Winnipeg Jets' website.
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Bryan Little in blue was the man that was hit by the Danish Ehlers' shot. Photo: Terrence Lee/Ritzau Scanpix
Nikolaj Ehlers has made more points in the NHL than any briton before him. Photo: Niels Hougaard/Polfoto
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Bryan Little was immediately taken to hospital, where it was observed, that he had burst his left eardrum. In addition, he had sewn with 25-30 stitches around the ear, and he suffered from dizziness. Therefore, he was in the hospital until Thursday - and he and Ehlers has talked about what happened.
- I sent him a message right after the fight, and I spoke with him yesterday, where he had the okay. But it doesn't feel exactly great. I know that such a thing can happen, but luckily we are okay after this.
the Winnipeg Jets have not exactly been the start of the season they had hoped for. After a few seasons of prosperity is the canadian club in the middle of the Central Division.
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