This Photo Of A Bloody Blackhawks Player Celebrating The Stanley Cup Is The Definitive Image Of The NHL Playoffs


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That's Chicago Blackhawks winger Andrew Shaw celebrating his team's Stanley Cup Championship last night in Boston.

An occasional goal-scorer and incessant agitator, Shaw displayed phenomenal toughness when he returned to the ice stitched up after taking this slap shot to the face in the first period:

The 21-year-old winger's stitches were separating during the game but Shaw refused to head back to the locker room for more work.


The Hawks won 3-2 in an incredible comeback.

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