NHL Injuries

Garry Galley (CBC Hockey Night in Canada and 20 year NHL veteran) discusses the severity of NHL player injuries caused by skate laceration on the Team 1200 NHL Power Hour hosted by Steve Lloyd and Jason York (Sportsnet NHL analyst and 15 year NHL veteran) and why players and the NHL need to look at BODYARMOUR® as a solution. LISTEN

April 16, 2012 - UPDATE to Darren Helm injury

April 12, 2012 - Darren Helm had surgery to repair lacerated tendons in his right forearm Wednesday night and will be miss the rest of the 2012 Stanley Cup playoffs for the Red Wings.

April 4, 2012 - Maple Leaf center Grabovski requires 20 stitches to close skate laceration.

March 26, 2012 - Star's Nystrom suffers leg laceratation from Flames' goalie skate.

 February 17, 2012 - Jamie Benn of the Dallas Star's injures leg from a skate laceration.

November 27, 2010 - Modano undergoes surgery to repair severed tendon

 October 14, 2011 - Anaheim Ducks forward Jason Blake suffers severe wrist injury from skate blade. 


April 27, 2011 – Sabre’s Pominville severs tendon in Game 5 of 2011 NHL Playoffs and is out 4-6 months



 April 25, 2011 - Blackhawk's Bickell has wrist severed by skate during NHL playoffs.

October 23, 2010 - Blue’s defenceman Roman Polak suffers deep gash in wrist after falling on Crosby’s skate

 April 4, 2010 – Boston Bruins’ Seidenberg has forearm tendon lacerated by skate

March 8, 2010 – Canadien’s Hal Gill suffers laceration to calf



 December 29, 2009 – Errant skate lacerates tendons in Bieksa’s ankle

October 1, 2009 – Hab’s Markov lacerates tendon when collides with goalie’s skate

November 1, 2007 – Vancouver Canucks lose Bieksa for 47 games with lacerated calf injury 

December 24, 2003 – Islander’s Alexei Yashin requires surgery after skate lacerates wrist tendons and nerves

 October 1, 2003 - LA Kings Norton requires surgery after wrist laceration

April 3, 2003 - Flames defenceman Bob Boughner suffers lacerated wrist injury

December 2, 2001 - Montreal Canadiens' Donald Audette has near fatal wrist laceration from skate


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