NHL 100 in 100: Zach Werenski takes a puck to the face

Over the next 100 days, host Steve Dangle will break down the top 100 moments of the NHL’s centennial season. Check out the entire series on Sportsnet’s YouTube page and subscribe for more exclusive content.

No. 14

Zachary Werenski‘s terrific rookie season came to a gruesome end when a puck hit him in the face during a playoff game against the Pittsburgh Penguins.

The Columbus Blue Jackets defender returned to the game, but was held out of overtime in the Game 3 loss and had to be shut down for the remainder of the series.