MONTREAL — Canadiens heart Phillip Danault was stretchered off the ice after he was hit within the head by a slap shot from Boston Bruins defenseman Zdeno Chara.
Danault went down with 1:37 left within the second interval Saturday night time. Chara, who has one of many hardest pictures within the NHL, seemed on in concern as trainers attended to Danault.
In accordance with the CBC broadcast, the shot from Chara registered at 123.2 kilometers per hour, which converts to 76.5 mph.
Danault was transferring and chatting with medical workers earlier than he left the ice, receiving an ovation from the Bell Centre crowd. The staff mentioned he was taken to a hospital with a head harm for additional examination.
Each groups headed to the locker room after Danault bought damage and deliberate to play the remainder of the second interval after intermission.
Data from The Related Press was used on this report.