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Winnipeg Jets’ Jacob Trouba stretchered off after missed check

Very scary stuff, via Puck Daddy's Sean Leahy: Winnipeg Jets forward Jacob Trouba just plain old missed St. Louis Blues defenseman Jordan Leopold and he wound up going face-first into the end boards:

Update: Good news:

 

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Chris in Hockey Hell's avatar

So how many games does Trouba get?

Posted by Chris in Hockey Hell from Ann Arbor, MI but LIVING in Columbia, TN on 10/19/13 at 12:08 AM ET

Evilpens's avatar

I was watching that game & as soon as it happened I just said OH MY GOD !! hope he is alright !

Posted by Evilpens on 10/19/13 at 09:45 AM ET

Paul's avatar

Trouba placed on IR by the Jets.  He is wearing a neck brace this morning while making an appearance at practice today.

Posted by Paul from Motown Area on 10/19/13 at 12:46 PM ET

SYF's avatar

Jacob Trouba     ✔ @JacobTrouba
Thanks for the support. If you were wondering, the boards are not edible. I’ll be back soon. #gojetsgo

Hahaha.  Dude still has a sense of humor about it.

Get well soon, Jacob.

Posted by SYF from Zata's Epic Viking Beard on 10/19/13 at 12:50 PM ET

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